Tyus Adkins

HS Grad 2014
Age 22 and 1 mos
Age on 2014 Draft 18 and 1 mos
Position(s) 3B  2B, RHP
Ht/Wt 6-0, 175 lb
School  Iowa City West
Hometown  Coralville, IA USA
Summer Team  HS team
Fall Team  Perfect Game Iowa Select Red
All Americans/All Regions
2014 Central Region HM
National Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
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Position - 3B
IA State Rank - Class of 2014
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 01, 2014
Position - 3B

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4 yr Commitment
Upper Iowa

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2013 Midwest Top Prospect Showcase   Aug 16, 2013
PG Grade: 8
Tyus Adkins is a 2014 3B/2B, RHP with a 6-0 175 lb. frame from Coralville, IA who attends Iowa City West. Adkins has a medium sized frame with a lean build. He pitches from an overhand arm slot with a long arm action. Adkins has a long arm action with some arm speed. He uses a high leg kick and works downhill well. He leans back some at balance point and pitches with some effort. Adkins tends to fly open with his frontside and spins some over his frontside. He throws an 11/5 curveball with good shape and spin to it. He also throws a change up at 78 MPH with some sink to it. Defensively, he has solid actions with good footwork through the ball. He has some arm strength with some carry on it. At the plate, Adkins uses a leg kick load to start his swing and has some bat speed. He showed some pop and made good contact. Very good student.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 8.00
0.50 improvement beginning on Apr 20, 2013
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 84 mph
63.85% Rank
best 99  avg 82
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 99  avg 80
 (2014 class)
60 7.21 sec
49.73% Rank
best 6.28  avg 7.23
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 6.28  avg 7.31
 (2014 class)
IF 83 mph
73.83% Rank
best 94  avg 79
 (2014 class in 2013)

best 94  avg 78
 (2014 class)
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