Kara O'Byrne

Stewartville, MN
Commitment: North Dakota State University
WT:135 LBS
Arm:58 MPH
02/17/2014College PREP - Stillwater, MN Play in this window
Kara O'Byrne Stewartville, MN info@factoryathletics.com 855-822-5115
Grad Year:2017Height:5'8Weight: 135 LBS
Primary Pos:RHP Secondary Pos:Bats:RightThrows: Right
High School:Stewartville Summer Team:Rochester Royals
Exit Velo n/a Hand Size n/a Barrel Accuracy n/a Broad Jump n/a
Grip Strength Left:   0 Right:   0   5-10-5 Shuttle Left:   0 Right:   0  
RUNNING Home to 1B:    3.95 THROWING Velocity:   58 Arm Strength:   45
PITCHING Control:   48 Delivery:   48 Arm Action:    48
  FB MPH-Range:55  
  CH MPH-Range:36 - 37  
  DR MPH-Range:55 - 56  
  RS MPH-Range:53  
RH HITTINGHitting:   48 Power:   50  
OVERALL Position Projection: RHP | OF Evaluations Are Reviewed By CJ Browder
02/17/2014 - College PREP - Stillwater, MN Kara is a freshman right-handed pitcher that can play in the outfield and contribute offensively. On the mound, Kara uses a narrow stance with a backwards hand positioning and a full arm swing to deliver the ball. She uses a drop / rise combination to attack batters. Her rise ball is her best pitch with late, sharp movement that is tough to pick up. Kara will benefit from adding a curve / screw combination to her pitch selection. In the outfield, Kara has sure hands when receiving the ball. She transitions into her throwing position smoothly and has a quick release and accurate arm. By working on her approach to the ball, Kara will be able to become a more efficient fielder. Offensively, Kara uses a square setup with a backwards load to make a positive move to the ball. She has a level swing and maintains centered balance through contact. Kara is a spray hitter that consistently makes hard contact. By keeping her hands tighter to her body, Kara will find it easier to stay inside the ball. Overall, Kara is an athletic player that will continue to develop.