Kaydie Valdez

2B/SS
Dilley, TX
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Grad:2022
HT:5'0
WT:103 LBS
Throws:Right
Bats:Right
Arm:56 MPH
20 YD:2.77 sec
Class:6
DATEEVENT ATTENDEDVIDEO
 Fall Video Showcases - Softball - All-In Play in this window
01/31/2021Official College Recruiting Membership - San Antonio, TX Play in this window
05/31/2020Official College Recruiting Membership - Frisco (DFW), TX Play in this window
02/09/2020College PREP - Corpus Christi, TX Play in this window
07/31/2019Softball Factory World Series - Prospects  
02/10/2019College PREP - Corpus Christi, TX Play in this window
09/23/2018National Tryout Plus - San Marcos (San Antonio), TX  
07/12/2018Advanced Training and Competition at the International Cup (Grad Years 2018-2022)  
05/06/2018Interactive Video Program - Wimberley, TX Play in this window
 
Kaydie Valdez Dilley, TX info@factoryathletics.com 855-822-5115
Grad Year:2022Height:5'0Weight: 103 LBS
Primary Pos:2B Secondary Pos:SSBats:RightThrows: Right
High School:DILLEY HIGH SCHOOL Summer Team:Girls Softball
Exit Velo 66 Hand Size n/a Barrel Accuracy 50% Broad Jump 5'11''
Grip Strength Left:   64.2 Right:   74.2   5-10-5 Shuttle Left:   4.95 Right:   5.13  
RUNNING 20 yds:   2.77 Home to 1B:    Left: 3.52  Right:3.31 THROWING Velocity:   56 Arm Strength:   42
INFIELD Fielding:   45
RH HITTINGHitting:   42 Power:   42  
OVERALL Class Rating: 6 Position Projection: 2B
01/31/2021 - Official College Recruiting Membership - San Antonio, TX Kaydie continues to shine on the softball field. At 2B, she displays clean / smooth actions. Feet are active as she displays proper footwork as she works to square ground balls up and plays through with her body. Glove action is clean and presents well out front. Throws are accurate with carry (56 mph velocity) to her target but will benefit by building more arm strength through a long toss program. At the plate she continues to show as a switch hitter but projects best as a RHH. Hands are quick and work through a level swing path. She makes consistent contact through a line drive approach. Power will increase as she utilizes her lower half more efficiently.
05/31/2020 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Frisco (DFW), TX Kaydie is a 2B prospect who continues to showcase her skills on the field. In the field, Kaydie shows active footwork and is agile moving to the ball. She gets into a square position and fields the ball out in front of her body. She makes a clean exchange and keeps her throws accurate and on-line to her target. Getting rid of the ball quicker can help Kaydie improve defensively. At the plate, this switch hitter sets up in an open stance with center balance. She is fluid getting into her load and barrels up the ball well. Kaydie can improve as a hitter by striding square toward the pitcher. Overall, Kaydie is a solid prospect who has the potential to further develop her skills on the field.
02/09/2020 - College PREP - Corpus Christi, TX Kaydie Valdez is a right-handed second baseman and switch hitter with a developing skill set. Defensively, she has fluid footwork through the ball and agility in her lateral range. She fields from an athletic position and reads the ball off the bat well. Her exchange is quick and her throws are accurate. Offensively, Kaydie has a square setup and soft stride to the ball. She loads well in her pre-pitch approach and extends all the way through the zone. She makes hard contact and is a tough out. Overall, Kaydie is an athlete with a great attitude and hustle.
07/31/2019 - Softball Factory World Series - Prospects Kaydie continues to she her strong abilities and impress with her positive energy she brings to the field every time. Defensively, she is athletic in her fielding position and active in her footwork to the ball. She stays low through each play and fields the ball out in front. She charges well and creates strong momentum through each play. She has a clean exchange and quick release to her target. She makes accurate throws across the diamond and communicates well with her teammates. Offensively, she is relaxed at the plate and loose in her hands. She activates her lower half well in her swing and stays smooth to the ball. She shows good pop in the gaps and produces line drives in the gaps to get on base for her team.
02/10/2019 - College PREP - Corpus Christi, TX Kaydie returns again bringing great energy to the field. She is agile in her range to the ball and keeps the ball in the infield. She has soft hands when receiving the ball at shortstop and has a clean exchange on her throws to her target. She stays aggressive at all times on the field is athletic in every motion. She makes accurate throws to her target and displays strength in her release. Offensively, she has a square setup in the box and an on time stride to the ball. She is a solid contact hitter and makes hard contact to all sides of the field. Overall, she is very coachable and continues to work hard and display a team mentality every time she steps on the field.
07/12/2018 - Advanced Training and Competition at the International Cup (Grad Years 2018-2022) Kaydie is an athlete with great work ethic and athleticism. Defensively, Kaydie has quick footwork and agile range. She is athletic in her pre pitch and has soft hands when fielding. Kaydie has a smooth transfer and has controlled mechanics. She takes good angles at shortstop and has a fluid arm slot. Kaydie also has a quick release and displays great consistency in the infield. Offensively, Kaydie has a square setup and adjusts well when needed. She is aggressive in the box and has a good pitch selection. Kaydie works well up the middle of the field and gets on base for her team consistently. Overall, Kaydie is athletic and displays great energy on the field for her team.
05/06/2018 - Interactive Video Program - Wimberley, TX Kaydie is a 2022 shortstop and catcher with a developing skill set. Behind the plate, she has active feet and stays athletic in her fielding position. She has a clean exchange on her throws and keeps her throws on line to her target. She is quick in her movements and smooth to her glove side. At shortstop, she cuts off the field well on her glove side and stays fluid in her movements to the ball. She is short in her action and has solid momentum through each play. Offensively, Kaydie has an athletic set up in the box and a short stride to the ball. She stays inside of the ball well and shows pop up the middle. Overall, Kaydie hustles hard and with continued hard work she will do what it takes to play at the next level.