Megan Zinn

SS/OF
Bridgewater, NJ
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Grad:2016
HT:5'4''
WT:115 LBS
Throws:Right
Bats:Right
Arm:51 MPH
DATEEVENT ATTENDEDVIDEO
08/17/2014College PREP - Trenton, NJ Play in this window
06/23/2014Softball Factory World Series  
02/22/2014National Tryout - Mt. Laurel, NJ  
09/08/2013National Tryout - Philadelphia, PA  
Megan Zinn Bridgewater, NJ info@factoryathletics.com 855-822-5115
Grad Year:2016Height:5'4''Weight: 115 LBS
Primary Pos:SS Secondary Pos:OFBats:RightThrows: Right
High School:Bridgewater Raritan High Summer Team:Finch's Aces
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:    4.15 THROWING Velocity:   51 Arm Strength:   45
OUTFIELD Fielding:   42
INFIELD Fielding:   48
RH HITTINGHitting:   42 Power:   42  
OVERALL Position Projection: SS | OF Evaluations Are Reviewed By CJ Browder
08/17/2014 - College PREP - Trenton, NJ Megan is a junior shortstop / outfielder with a developing skill set. At shortstop, Megan works hard and hustles to every play. She has quick footwork and agile range when moving from side to side. Megan has a smooth backhand and covers the 5/6 hole well. She consistently makes accurate throws across the diamond with average arm strength. Megan will benefit from having softer hands and pushing out through the ball. In the outfield, Megan receives the ball with sure hands. She is quick to the ball and sets herself up to move through the catch. Also, Megan does a good job of getting around ground balls and continuing her momentum through her throw. By working to transfer into her throwing position and getting rid of the ball quicker, Megan will increase her overall production in the outfield. Offensively, Megan uses a square setup in the box before making her move to the ball. She has a slightly uphill swing path and makes solid contact with the ball. Megan has good pop off her bat and consistently hits the ball hard. She will benefit from driving through contact to the extension position and using her legs throughout her swing. Overall, Megan is continuing to develop and create her fundamental base that will aid her as she prepares for the next level.
06/23/2014 - Softball Factory World Series Megan continues to refine her skill set both defensively and offensively. As a RHP, her mound presence, pitching arsenal, and athleticism make her a competitor on the mound. She relies heavily on her mechanics and pitching arsenal to keep hitters off balance as she understands the complexities of the pitching mindset -- fundamentals and mental approach -- of the game. As a 2B, she has a quick, accurate arm with life on her throw, moves well laterally, and has good footwork through various balls. Continuing to finesse pivots and feeds will improve fielding efficiency. As an OF, she tracks the ball well as she has good reads off the bat, fields with sure glovework, and aggressively attacks the ball allowing her to cover ground. Continuing to work on a quicker transfer and gaining ground into the powerline will improve accuracy, velocity and efficiency. Overall, Megan is a versatile player with natural athleticism. As a hitter, she aggressively attacks the balls and produces consistent contact. She understands the importance of moving runners over and bunts successfully when needed. She is an aggressive base runner and anticipates extra bases with a smart approach. She is a selective hitter and will benefit from working on a controlled lower half and timing to generate more power, allowing her to be a more effective hitter. Overall, Megan is a leader with a passion for the game and will be an asset to any program.