13 January 2021
The partnership will give Prospect Select access to FlightScope Strike radars to measure and collect accurate pitch and hit data such as pitch speed, exit velocity, various different spin rate measurements, movement, break, and more. The FlightScope Strike is a 3D phased-array tracking radar for baseball and softball and is the only portable in-game tracking system that allows users to measure both pitching and hitting data. All players can be tagged for post-game review, analysis, and improved player development plans.
"This relationship with FlightScope takes Prospect Select Baseball to the next level. The implementation of FlightScope data at our premier amateur baseball events is a valuable tool to help the athletes achieve their goals of playing at the college and pro levels," says Aaron Braithwaite, Prospect Select CEO.
Prospect Select Baseball tournaments and showcase events bring together players from across the United States to compete at professional level facilities against top level talent. With the addition of FlightScope performance data, players and coaches will gain insights into data analytics to help facilitate player development and recruiting.
“FlightScope is honored and excited to launch this new partnership with Prospect Select to provide them with performance data they can trust at their tournaments and showcase events,” says Henri Johnson - Founder and CEO of FlightScope. “We know that the FlightScope Strike will provide all of the data and features necessary to add value to the Prospect Select organization and trust that they will maximize the technology for player development and help players get recruited.”
About Prospect Select
A Miami, FL based company, Prospect Select Baseball, Inc. (PS Baseball) was founded in 2008 by current president, Aaron Braithwaite. PS Baseball provides an unmatched forum for student-athletes to display their abilities through both tournaments and showcase events in the Southeast, Northeast, and Midwest. College coaches, pro scouts, high level travel teams, and student athletes are drawn to Prospect Select due to our high level of competition, efficient and organized events, and ability to promote players through quality data collection and meaningful analytics.
The industry leader and pioneer in tracking and analyzing sports performance data, FlightScope was founded in 1989 when its proprietary technology was originally used to track projectiles for the defense industry. Turning its attention to the world of sports, it has pioneered a variety of innovations to help improve athletic performance in multiple sports categories, including golf, tennis, baseball, softball, cricket and more to come.
Renowned for accuracy and ease-of-use, FlightScope products represent the pinnacle of tracking technology, enabling players and coaches to measure and analyze every aspect of performance with unmatched accuracy.
To learn more about FlightScope and their technology visit flightscope.com.
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