Jessica Persechino

SS/RHP
Torrington, CT
Commitment: Saint Anselm College
Headshot
Grad:2019
HT:5'4"
WT:140 LBS
Throws:Right
Bats:Right
Arm:57 MPH
20 YD:3.31 sec
Class:4
DATEEVENT ATTENDEDVIDEO
01/12/20182018 Softball Factory All-America Pre-Season Tournament Play in this window
11/12/2017National Tryout - Middletown (Hartford), CT  
12/11/2016College PREP - Nyack (NYC), NY Play in this window
09/07/2014SF Little League Tour - Bristol (Hartford), CT Play in this window
07/06/2011Little League Youth Skills Challenge (West Haven)  
Jessica Persechino Torrington, CT info@factoryathletics.com 855-822-5115
Grad Year:2019Height:5'4"Weight: 140 LBS
Primary Pos:SS Secondary Pos:RHPBats:RightThrows: Right
High School:St Paul Catholic High School Summer Team:CT Charmers
Exit Velo 51 Hand Size Medium Barrel Accuracy 75% Broad Jump 5'10''
Grip Strength Left:   72 Right:   79   5-10-5 Shuttle Left:   5.13 Right:   5.23  
RUNNING 20 yds:   3.31 Home to 1B:    2.98 THROWING Velocity:   57 Arm Strength:   48
INFIELD Fielding:   50
PITCHING Control:   45 Delivery:   48 Arm Action:    45
  FB MPH-Range:55 - 56  
  CH MPH-Range:32 - 35  
  SC MPH-Range:41 - 43  
  DR MPH-Range:42 - 44  
RH HITTINGHitting:   50 Power:   50  
OVERALL Class Rating: 4 Position Projection: SS
01/12/2018 - 2018 Softball Factory All-America Pre-Season Tournament Jessica's dedication to the game has earned her Softball Factory Pre-Season All-American honors. During game play Jessica consistently finds her way on base. She is shows good pitch recognition in the box and work through tough at bats. She is able to put down the bunt to advance her team on the base path. Working to extend through contact will allow her to see more gap production. At SS, Jessica hustles every play and is willing to get dirty to keep the ball in front. She communicates well with her team and is always looking for the next out. Working to field the ball more out in front will allow her to play through more. Overall, Jessica is a hard -working player and with continued exposure she will have the opportunity to play at the next level.
12/11/2016 - College PREP - Nyack (NYC), NY Jessica is a 2019 two-way player as a SS/RHP. In the box Jessica is a RHH that uses an open stance with good balance. She has an activated load and takes a direct route to contact with a level bat path. She is a consistent line drive hitter that is able to hit to all fields. Working to be on time to contact will allow Jessica to see an increase in her power production. At SS Jessica is a sure handed player that handles the routine play. She uses efficient footwork in her approach and works hard to keep the ball from finding the 5/6 hole. She makes a quick/clean exchange and uses the proper arm slot to make accurate throws. Fielding the ball out in front will allow her to play thru the ball and gain ground to her target. On the mound Jessica is a RHP with great mound presence. She uses a 4-pitch package with a change up that keeps hitters off balance. She is able to command her pitches and works low in the zone. Continuing to develop her spins will allow her to continue to strengthen her arsenal. Overall Jessica is a versatile player with the tools needed to play at the next level.
09/07/2014 - SF Little League Tour - Bristol (Hartford), CT
30 yard dash:4.58Velocity:47 

Hitting

Fundamentals:  Above Average for AgeBalance:  Above Average for AgeSwing Path:  Above Average for AgeContact:  Above Average for Age
Setup
Biggest Strength
  • Shows an athletic setup
  • Displays a square setup
Areas for Improvement
    Nothing recommended at this time
Path
Biggest Strength
  • Swing is short to the zone
Areas for Improvement
    Nothing recommended at this time
Contact
Biggest Strength
  • Creates consistent contact
Areas for Improvement
    Nothing recommended at this time

Pitching

Fundamentals:  Above Average for AgeBalance:  On Par for AgeDirection:  Above Average for AgeControl:  Above Average for Age
Finish
Biggest Strength
  • Finishes complete
Areas for Improvement
    Nothing recommended at this time