Natalie Bruno

Stratham, NH
Commitment: Trinity College - Connecticut
WT:155 LBS
Arm:57 MPH
06/23/2014Softball Factory World Series  
04/13/2014College PREP - Marlborough (Boston), MA Play in this window
Natalie Bruno Stratham, NH 855-822-5115
Grad Year:2016Height:5'6Weight: 155 LBS
Primary Pos:1B Secondary Pos:CBats:RightThrows: Right
High School:EXETER HIGH SCHOOL Summer Team:Rally Cats
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:    3.46 THROWING Velocity:   57 Arm Strength:   42
CATCHING Receiving:   42 Blocking:   40 Release Time:   2.16
INFIELD Fielding:   40
RH HITTINGHitting:   40 Power:   45  
OVERALL Position Projection: 1B
06/23/2014 - Softball Factory World Series Natalie is a talented 1B with a well balanced skill set. Defensively, she has a quick, accurate arm, efficient footwork and playable range. Working on receiving put outs in a timely manner, bag awareness, and using a more athletic fielding position will help to improve efficiency. Her eagerness to make adjustments and learn set a tone on the field. As a hitter, she consistently made contact as she relied on her fundamentals. She shows great power and will benefit from driving the hands through the zone and timing to improve power on contact, allowing her to be a more effective hitter. Natalie has the drive to become a more well rounded athlete.
04/13/2014 - College PREP - Marlborough (Boston), MA Natalie is a sophomore first baseman / catcher with a well-balanced skill set. Behind the plate, Natalie receives the ball with sure hands. She moves her body well to get around the ball when framing. Natalie drops well when blocking and by working on getting around the ball she will be able to keep it in front. She has fluid footwork and agile range when fielding a bunt. At first base, Natalie receives the ball with soft hands. She has a strong and accurate arm when throwing across the diamond. Natalie will benefit from fielding the ball more out in front. Offensively, Natalie uses an open stance and a short swing path to make her positive move to the ball. She is an aggressive hitter that maintains centered balance while driving through contact. Natalie has good power and does a good job of letting the ball travel into the hitting zone. By staying inside the ball, Natalie will be able to hit the ball to both sides of the field. Overall, Natalie is an athletic kid that will continue to develop as a player.