Matthew Johnson

HS Grad 2017
Age 18 and 5 mos
Age on 2017 Draft 18 and 9 mos
Position(s) 3B  2B, OF
Ht/Wt 6-0, 180 lb
B/T R/R
School  Chaminade Madonna College Prep
Hometown  Plantation, FL USA
Summer Team  Xtreme Underclass 17U
Fall Team  HS team
National Rank - Class of 2017 
Ranking Last Updated: Feb 02, 2017
Overall

Premium level
Position - 3B

Premium level
FL State Rank - Class of 2017 
Ranking Last Updated: Feb 02, 2017
Overall

Premium level
Position - 3B

Premium level
GPA
3.6
SAT
1560
ACT
23
College(s) interested in
Post 
Southern New Hampshire 
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PG Grades

Best PG Grade
8
8/13/2016
Latest Showcase Report
2016 Florida Underclass Showcase   Aug 13, 2016
PG Grade: 8
Matthew Johnson is a 2017 MIF/3B, OF, RHP with a 6-0 175 lb. frame from Plantation, FL who attends Chaminade Madonna College Prep. Medium frame with a solid, athletic build and present strength. Ran a 7.26 sixty yard dash. Primary middle infielder, shows good first step angles while ranging to and surrounding the baseball. Clean glove actions while funneling the baseball out front with developing fluidity while working through back hand. Flashed good range to each side with smooth actions while releasing on the run. Creates solid momentum through the baseball to the bag when transitioning into throws. Topped at 79 mph across the infield producing carry and accuracy to the bag. Also worked out defensively from the outfield showing smooth, athletic footwork while closing to the baseball. Clean glove actions with smooth exchanges while working through transfer. Flashed good arm speed at release topping at 78 mph. Throws created on line carry to the bag with accuracy. Right handed hitter with balanced stance and leg lift trigger. Swings with intent while showing good hand quickness to contact. When on time, generated good leverage through extension producing solid jump off the barrel with carry to the outfield gaps. Also pitched using a simple side step delivery to high leg kick. Stays tall on back side at gather and utilizes lower half well while driving to the plate. Fastball has naturally cut to glove side in the mid 70's, topped at 78 mph. Consistently pounded the strike zone, challenging hitters with fastball offering. Curveball has 12/6 shape with good spin and solid depth. Consistently located curveball down in the zone producing swings and missed as well as weak contact. Good student as well.

Best PG has recorded

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 78 mph
8/13/2016
20.02% Rank
best 97  avg 81
 (2017 class in 2016)

best 97  avg 79
 (2017 class)
60 7.26 sec
8/13/2016
41.75% Rank
best 6.15  avg 7.21
 (2017 class in 2016)

best 6.15  avg 7.33
 (2017 class)
10 SPL 1.78 sec
8/13/2016
25.21% Rank
best 1.37  avg 1.70
 (2017 class in 2016)

best 1.37  avg 1.73
 (2017 class)
OF 78 mph
8/13/2016
20.93% Rank
best 98  avg 82
 (2017 class in 2016)

best 98  avg 81
 (2017 class)
IF 79 mph
8/13/2016
42.25% Rank
best 95  avg 80
 (2017 class in 2016)

best 95  avg 78
 (2017 class)
 Hitting Metrics
Bat Speed at Impact 89.882 mph
8/13/2016
90.36% Rank
best 108.429  avg 79.048
 (2017 class in 2016)

best 108.429  avg 78.501
 (2017 class)
Hand Speed Max 29.583 mph
8/13/2016
55.10% Rank
best 42.687  avg 29.368
 (2017 class in 2016)

best 43.000  avg 30.136
 (2017 class)
Time to Impact 0.110 sec
8/13/2016
61.76% Rank
best 0.100  avg 0.121
 (2017 class in 2016)

best 0.094  avg 0.128
 (2017 class)
Exit Velo 83 mph
8/19/2016
52.24% Rank
best 104  avg 82
 (2017 class in 2016)

best 104.00  avg 81.00
 (2017 class)
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