Benjamin Jones - Kansas City, MO
Prodigy Baseball Academy & Liberty H.S.

Personal Information

Name:Benjamin JonesCity & State:Kansas City, MOBirth Year:2001
COMMITTEDNORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY
Catcher / OF2020 Graduate

Physical Attributes

Height:5' 9"Weight:175Bench:180Squat:325Speed:7.35/60ydHanded:RightPositions:Catcher, OF, 1B, 3B

Athletic Accomplishments

This 2020 grad plays baseball at Liberty H.S., competing in 6A play in the Kansas City area. A 2-year varsity letterman while still only a sophomore, Benjamin is also a standout on the highly competitive select circuit with his Prodigy Baseball Academy team. Not only a force behind the plate or in the OF, Benjamin has also seen substantial reps at both 1B & 3B as well. No stranger to elite competition, he was named to the Perfect Game All-Tournament Team in 15u WWBA play, is a USSSA All-American, and was ranked the #2 catcher in all of Missouri by PBR. Poised for a HUGE upperclassman career, Benjamin is without a doubt a young man to keep a close eye on these next few years in both high school and select play!

Notable Stats
POP - 1.91 seconds
Exit Velocity - 86mph
6oyd - 7.35 seconds
H-1st - 4.59 seconds

Athletic Statistics

Standing 5'9"-175lbs as a junior, Benjamin combines his ability to be utilized all over the field with his fast bat and his high baseball IQ to have a bright future still ahead of himself. As a freshman on varsity, he hit .315. His 2017 Summer Stats can be found below!

2017 Summer Stats
BA - .316
OBP - .491
Slug % - .526
OPS - 1.017
Led team in extra base hits & home runs

Scholastic Information

School:Liberty H.S.Graduation Year:2020District:6AGPA:4.0SAT:Oct '18ACT:20 (PACT)Enrollment:2,100Major:Business
Honors:Honors Courses, Academic Letter, Key Club, Harvesters

High School Coach:Kirk BraggPhone:(816) 898-6765Second or Club Coach:Michael YounghanzClub Team:Prodigy Baseball Academy

Upcoming Schedule & Recent News

While Benjamin has already proven himself on the baseball fields in both high school & select play to-date, he also understands the importance of keeping his grades up to reach his lofty collegiate goals. As a junior, he is carrying an excellent 4.0 GPA, including Honors courses, is a member of the Key Club, Harvesters, and scored 20 on his PACT. He will be taking his official ACT/SAT exam here in the near future. For more information on this bright & well-mannered young man, contact our Kansas City Metro Area Director, Dionandre Josenberger, at (816) 602-4235. Our staff at the Corporate Office in San Antonio can also be reached at (210) 494-6363 anytime.

Camp Invites (to-date)
Univ. of Oklahoma
Univ. of Missouri
Kansas State Univ.
Coastal Carolina Univ.
PBR Fall Underclassman Games