Riley Burroughs

#8
2023
Baseball
Catcher | Shortstop | 3rd Base | 2nd Base

Location: Townsend, Delaware
High School: Red Lion Christian Academy
GPA: 3.7
NCAA ID #: 2106187975
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Scouting Report

Riley Burroughs is a talented class of 2023 Catcher that attends Red Lion Christian Academy in Bear, Delaware. Versatile and has a very high baseball IQ. Solid, Athletic frame. Primary position is catcher but also is a very solid middle infielder. 3 year varsity starter, All State and All Conference recognition as a sophomore. Was named team MVP for 2020-21 season at St. Andrews High School.

Plays travel ball for the Maryland Baseball Club organization (16U Showcase team) Very strong academically and maintains a 3.7 GPA. Extremely coachable high character kid, great work ethic and very competitive. Natural leader.

Pop Time: 1.95
Arm Velocity (Catcher): 72
Arm Velocity (IF): 72
Batting Exit Velocity: 78 mph
60 Time: 7.5 seconds

Good arm strength, fluid footwork, gets into a low athletic position when receiving, good flexibility, soft receiver, accurate throws, gets around on blocking very well. High baseball IQ.

Solid Hitting/Power, athletic set up, square stride, direct bat path, good bat speed, and hits from a firm front side. Sprays the ball well to all fields and is very patient at the plate.

Physically still growing and just starting to develop his strength through sport specific training and weight lifting program. Trains year round.

He projects as a solid collegiate level talent and with continued physical growth and development he should be an asset for many college level baseball programs.

For more information in regards to Riley Burroughs' collegiate recruitment contact First State Preps Scouting Director - Ike Wilson at (302)494-3575 (email) / iwilson@firstsatepreps.com (email).


About Riley Burroughs

Position(s): Catcher / Shortstop / 3B / 2B
Height: 5'8 | Weight: 170lbs

Travel Baseball Team: Maryland Baseball Club | 17u (current)

Pop Time: 1.95
Arm Velocity (Catcher): 72
Arm Velocity (IF): 72
Batting Exit Velocity: 78 mph
60 Time: 7.5 seconds

2020-2021 HS Season Accolades: St. Andrews HS | Sophomore Year

-3 Year Varsity Letterman (Starter)

-Starting Catcher, 2nd/3rd Hitter in Lineup

-St. Andrews MVP for Baseball Season

-Awarded 1st Team All Conference - Catcher

-Awarded All State Honorable Mention - Catcher

-Tied 3 State Records

Season On Base %: .679

Height: 5'8
Weight: 170
Bats - left/right: Right
Throws - left/right: Right
60 Time: 7.5
Home to 1st: N/A
Pop time (Catchers): 1.95
Position velocity: 72
Ball Exit velocity: 78
*Honor Roll Student | 3.7 GPA

*St. Andrews MVP for Baseball Season

*Awarded 1st Team All Conference - Catcher

*Awarded All State Honorable Mention - Catcher

*Tied 3 State Records
High School: Red Lion Christian Academy
High School Location: Bear, Delaware
GPA: 3.7
PSAT: N/A
SAT: N/A
ACT: N/A
First Major: Psychology
Second Major: Undecided
Minor: Undecided
Enrollment: 485
Class Rank: N/A
Academic Achievements:
*Honor Roll Student

*3.7 GPA
Red Lion Christian Academy 2021-22 Varsity Baseball Schedule:


1) 3/22/22 Tue 3:45pm Sanford School H Red Lion CA

2) 3/24/22 Thu 3:30pm DE Military Academy A DMA

3) 3/29/22 Tue 3:45pm St. Andrew's School A St. Andrews

4) 3/31/22 Thu 3:45pm Brandywine HS A Brandywine HS

5) 4/2/22 Sat 2:00pm John Dickinson School H Red Lion CA

6) 4/5/22 Tue 4:00pm Conrad School H Red Lion CA

7) 4/6/22 Wed 3:45pm Concord HS H Red Lion CA

8) 4/11/22 Mon 3:45pm Tatnall School H Red Lion CA

9) 4/12/22 Tue 4:00pm Wilm Friends School H Red Lion CA

10) 4/18/22 Mon 4:00pm Newark HS H Red Lion CA

11) 4/21/22 Thu 3:45pm First State Military Academy H Red Lion
CA

12) 4/28/22 Thu 3:45pm Charter School of Wilmington A Charter School

13) 4/30/22 Sat 12:00pm Delmarva Christian HS A Delmarva Christian HS

14) 5/3/22 Tue 3:45pm Archmere Academy A Archmere Academy

15) 5/5/22 Thu 3:30pm Mt. Pleasant HS A Mt. Pleasant HS

16) 5/9/22 Mon 4:00pm Lake Forest HS H Red Lion CA

17) 5/10/22 Tue 4:00pm Tower Hill School A Tower Hill School - Carpenter Stadium

18) 5/12/22 Thu 3:45pm Glasgow HS H Red Lion CA
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*Cross Country

*Basketball
#8 Riley Burroughs (Catcher) - Game Highlights (2020-21)
#8 Riley Burroughs (C) | Full Game Film | St. Andrews HS Vs Sanford HS (2021)
#8 Riley Burroughs (C) | Full Game Film | St. Andrews HS Vs Tower Hill HS (2021)

Coach's Evaluation

High School Coach:
Contact Red Lion Christian Academy head baseball Coach Ray Pusey for his personal evaluation of Riley Burroughs' character, work ethic and athletic ability. Coach Pusey can be reached at(302)547-1920 (cell) / raypusey@aol.com (email).
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Travel Ball Coach:
Contact Maryland Baseball Club head coach Ricky Davis for his personal evaluation of Riley Burroughs' athletic ability, character and work ethic. Coach Davis can be reached at (443)553-1604 (cell).


Personal Message

My name is Riley Burroughs and I'm a class of 2023 catcher that attends Red Lion Christian Academy in Bear, Delaware. I have a passion and love for the sport of baseball and have dreams of playing at the highest of levels. I have been playing competitive travel baseball for many years and have been the starting varsity catcher for my high school team since my freshman year. I also play shortstop,3rd Base and 2nd Base. Last year as a sophomore I was named First Team All Conference (catcher) and Honorable mention All State (Catcher). I would like to be added to your 2023 prospect list and be evaluated and considered for a future spot with your baseball program.

I am a hardworker, who trains and plays year round. At age 16, I am 5'8 and 170lbs. I currently have a pop time of 1.95 and my 60 Time is 7.5 seconds. Academically I maintain a 3.7 GPA and am an honor roll student.

I play travel ball for the Maryland Baseball Club and would hope that at some point your staff could evaluate me in person. I am a determined young man who is doing everything I can to put myself in position to be successful and reach my goals. Any consideration for your 2023 recruiting class would be greatly appreciated! Feel free to contact me anytime and thank you for taking the time to review my athletic profile. I look forward to communicating with you!

Regards,

Riley Burroughs | Class of 2023
Catcher | SS | 3B | 2B
Red Lion Christian Academy - Bear, Delaware
Travel Ball: Maryland Baseball Club (17U)
3.7 GPA / Honor Roll Student


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