Several Blue Wave players caught the attention of scouts at the 2016 Under Armour Southwest Championships for 16U and 17U players this July, including:
16U UNDER ARMOUR 2016 SOUTHWEST CHAMPIONSHIP
#2 Alex Aguirre – INF 2018
Strong athletic build. Short compact swing as a line drive guy with a middle/ right center approach. Good direction from good lower half action that shows strength. Maintains balance in swing. Good foot speed and base runner
#27 Andrew Ryan – OF 2019
Tall, athletic frame RHH. Good balance, plate discipline and showing gap power. 2 for 3 with a double and a triple. Athletic outfielder with good instincts.
Showed the ability to hit the ball with power to both sides of the field.
#14 Cameron Vollmer – C 2018
Showed life and good carry in his arm as a catcher. 2.15 pop time. Accurate arm. At the plate Cameron was 2 for 3 with a double and a single. He had 2 rbi and a run scored. Shows good leverage at the plate with gap power. He does a good job of staying through contact.
17U UNDER ARMOUR 2016 SOUTHWEST CHAMPIONSHIP
#71 Zach Ryan – LHP 2017
Thin frame. Athletic build. 81-84. Good arm speed that’s down in the zone with efficient use of body in delivery. Holds late life with a heavy fastball. Breaking ball at 68 with 11/5 shape that is sharp and late with depth. Has ability to locate early in zone and locate late to put hitters away.
#10 Tyler Becker – SS 2017
Lean wiry build, smooth confident with glove, aggressive instincts, cuts down angle, good range, in line footwork with accurate arm, free easy path, stays inside, works to spray ball on a line to all fields.
#14 Cameron Vollmer – 3B 2018
Broad athletic frame, good first step, sure handed, picks out hops, accurate arm from different arm slots, aggressive hitter, flat path, good balance, flashes pop to gaps.
#24 Chris Buting – RHP 2017
Average build, 3/4 arm slot, short arm action, FB: 84-86, touched 88mph, arm side run, commands breaking pitch, good potential to keep velo up