Jaren Shelby

HS Grad 2016
Age 20 and 11 mos
Age on 2016 Draft 18 and 7 mos
Position(s) OF  
Ht/Wt 5-11, 185 lb
School  Tates Creek
Hometown  Lexington, KY USA
Summer Team  Kentucky Baseball Club 17u
Fall Team 
All Americans/All Regions
2016 Rawlings-Perfect Game 1st Team All-American (Central - All Region 1st Team)
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2015 Underclass High Honorable Mention
National Rank - Class of 2016
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2016
Position - OF
Big time potential with the bat. Really stood out at PG National
KY State Rank - Class of 2016
Ranking Last Updated: Jun 08, 2016
Position - OF

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State College of Florida

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2015 National Showcase   Jun 17, 2015
PG Grade: 10
Jaren Shelby is a 2016 OF/ with a 5-11 185 lb. frame from Lexington, KY who attends Tates Creek HS. Tightly wound athletic build, very good present strength on a medium frame. 6.80 runner, very strong outfield fundamentals on defense, well controlled path through ball with a balanced crow hop and very good raw arm strength, makes on line accurate throws. Right handed hitter, calm and balanced approach, short and compact swing with a limited shift to the ball, simple approach, very strong and fast hands, consistent hard line drive contact, handles the barrel very well, showed lift in his swing with good extension out front, very basic see ball/hit ball approach that is well executed, can see him hitting for a high average throughout his career. Son of former big league outfielder John Shelby. Good student. Named to the Perfect Game All-American Classic Team.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

60 6.80 sec
89.85% Rank
best 6.29  avg 7.27
 (2016 class in 2015)

best 6.29  avg 7.35
 (2016 class)
10 SPL 1.54 sec
98.28% Rank
best 1.40  avg 1.75
 (2016 class in 2015)

best 1.40  avg 1.74
 (2016 class)
OF 95 mph
99.50% Rank
best 98  avg 82
 (2016 class in 2015)

best 98  avg 81
 (2016 class)
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