Maya Van Zyl

C/1B
Ridgeway, SC
Headshot
Grad:2025
HT:5'5''
WT:150 LBS
Throws:Left
Bats:Left
Arm:54 MPH
20 YD:3.13 sec
DATEEVENT ATTENDEDVIDEO
05/23/2020Official College Recruiting Membership - Columbia, SC  
01/17/20202020 Softball Factory All-America Pre-Season Rookie Tournament  
11/24/2019Interactive Video Program - Savannah, GA Play in this window
Maya Van Zyl Ridgeway, SC info@factoryathletics.com 855-822-5115
Grad Year:2025Height:5'5''Weight: 150 LBS
Primary Pos:C Secondary Pos:1BBats:LeftThrows: Left
High School:Blythewood High Summer Team:Palmetto Fusion
Exit Velo 60 Hand Size Large Barrel Accuracy n/a Broad Jump 5'10''
Grip Strength Left:   90 Right:   78   5-10-5 Shuttle Left:   5.69 Right:   5.5  
RUNNING 20 yds:   3.13 Home to 1B:    Left: 3.34  Right:4.63 THROWING Velocity:   54 Arm Strength:   48
CATCHING Receiving:   40 Blocking:   45 Release Time:   2.06
INFIELD Fielding:   35
LH HITTING Hitting:   48Power:   48  
OVERALL Position Projection: 1B
01/17/2020 - 2020 Softball Factory All-America Pre-Season Rookie Tournament Maya Van Zyl is a 2025 left-handed first baseman with a developing skill set. Defensively, she moves well from the balls of her feet and fields in an athletic position. She has a great attitude and is a vocal leader on the field. She fields the ball out in front and has an accurate throw to her target. Offensively, she has a tall setup and stride to the ball. Her rhythm is fluid and her movements controlled. Her barrel is on plane through the zone and a great extension through the ball. She hits the ball hard consistently and shows power to all fields. Overall, Maya is an athlete who is coachable, has a good attitude and works hard.
11/24/2019 - Interactive Video Program - Savannah, GA Maya Van Zyl is a 2025 left-handed catcher and first baseman with a strong skill set. Behind the plate, she is explosive when blocking and has a quick and clean exchange. At first base, she sees the ball into her glove well and has active footwork towards the ball. Offensively, Maya hits the ball well to her pull side. Overall, Maya continues to work hard on growing her skill set even further.