Catcher | Shortstop | 3rd Base | 2nd Base
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) / email@example.com (email).
About Riley Burroughs
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) / firstname.lastname@example.org (email).
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).