Ava Babcock

C/3B
Warriors Mark, PA
Headshot
Grad:2023
HT:5'8''
WT:180 LBS
Throws:Right
Bats:Left
Arm:59 MPH
20 YD:3.34 sec
Class:5
DATEEVENT ATTENDEDVIDEO
12/17/2021Softball Factory Academic All-American Tournament Play in this window
03/28/2021Official College Recruiting Membership - Washington (Pittsburgh), PA Play in this window
12/27/2020Softball Factory Christmas Camp & Tournament - Prospects  
 2019 Events - Columbia, MD  
 Softball Factory All-Region Training - Official Team Membership  
02/17/2020National Tryout Plus - Washington (Pittsburgh), PA  
03/31/2019National Tryout - Sykesville, MD  
 
Ava Babcock Warriors Mark, PA info@factoryathletics.com 855-822-5115
Grad Year:2023Height:5'8''Weight: 180 LBS
Primary Pos:C Secondary Pos:3BBats:LeftThrows: Right
High School:State College Area High School Summer Team:PA Prospects 16u
Exit Velo 66 Hand Size n/a Barrel Accuracy 25% Broad Jump 5'9''
Grip Strength Left:   71 Right:   70   5-10-5 Shuttle Left:   5.04 Right:   5.34  
RUNNING 20 yds:   3.34 Home to 1B:    Left: 4.13  Right:4.07 THROWING Velocity:   59 Arm Strength:   48
CATCHING Receiving:   45 Blocking:   45 Release Time:   1.75
INFIELD Fielding:   45
LH HITTING Hitting:   48Power:   48Slap:   45Power Slap:   45  
OVERALL Class Rating: 5 Position Projection: C
12/17/2021 - Softball Factory Academic All-American Tournament Ava continues to impress on the diamond. She has shaved 1/4 second off her 20 yard dash since the last time we saw her. In addition, her agility has improved behind the plate allowing her to be more active on the defensive side of the ball. At the plate, she works counts and see the ball deep into the zone and is comfortable using the whole field. In addition to her softball ability, she shines in the dugout. She is engaged, ready to play and shows positive energy. These qualities, along with her athleticism, will factor heavily on her college potential.
03/28/2021 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Washington (Pittsburgh), PA Ava Babcock is a 2023 catcher and third basemen who continues to show improvement at each event she attends with us. Behind the plate Ava has improved her pop times to a range of 1.75-1.96 with accuracy and carry to her target. At 3B she showcased her strong and accurate arm with smooth clean exchanges. She does a great job making routine plays and will continue to improve both behind the plate and at 3B with a solid agility program. Offensively Ava presents a strong fast bat with a strong centered set up. As she continues to work on contact points and pitch recognition she will an even bigger threat at the plate. Ava is an extremely coachable player with a can do attitude. She has all the skills necessary to be a force to reckon with on both sides of the field with massive potential.
12/27/2020 - Softball Factory Christmas Camp & Tournament - Prospects Ava continues to show a promising future on the diamond. Behind the dish, she presents a soft/sure mitt showing great pocket awareness sticking pitches. She uses her body well through the blocking process but needs to work to get down sooner and improve her lateral movements. Pop times showed a range of 2.08-2.14 with accuracy to her target. Times will continue to drop as she builds more arm strength through a long toss program. At the plate, she continues to shine through an athletic setup. Hands are quick and work to and through a level swing path. She shows a feel for the barrel through a line drive approach, utilizing the middle of the field well. Mental makeup is a plus as she is very coachable and works hard to be the best player she can be.
02/17/2020 - National Tryout Plus - Washington (Pittsburgh), PA Ava Babcock is a catcher and third baseman with a developed skill set. Behind the plate, she has a low catching stance and quick movements. She presents her glove to each pitch well and has soft hands when receiving allowing her to work back into the zone. She has a quick exchange and accurate throws. At third base, she has active footwork around the ball and an active pre-pitch approach. She is agile in her lateral movements and has a strong first step. Offensively, she has a square setup and soft stride to the ball. Ava is loaded in her pre-pitch approach, has smooth timing into each pitch, and she shows power to the opposite field gap.