By Bob Elliott
Canadian Baseball Network
Ontario Terriers C Tyson Gomm (Mississauga, Ont.) dominated at the Perfect Game 14U Midwest Invitational Showcase in St. Charles, Illi, near Chicago.
Gomm was one of three Canadians on the 38-player roster at the showcase. Also on hand at the East Side Sports Complex were 1B Jackson Clemett (Calgary, Alta.) of the Vauxhall Academy Jets and C Tag Weder (Calgary, Alta.) of the Calgary Cubs.
Gomm showed the top velocity among catchers at 72 MPH. And he was second on exit velocity (81 and POP time (2.07).
Top C velocity
1. Tyson Gomm, Mississauga, Ontario Terriers 72
Top POP time
1. Andrew Payson, Martinsville, Ind. 1.96
2. Tyson Gomm, Mississauga, Ont., Ontario Terriers 2.07
Pocket Radar Exit Velo
1. Alex Stanwich, Tinley Park, Il
2. Tyson Gomm, Mississauga, Ont., Ontario Terriers 81
11. Tag Weder, Calgary, Alta., Calgary Cubs 77
1. Jack Schero, Peru. Ill. 7.14
5. Tag Weder, Calgary, Alta., Calgary Cubs 7.34
7. Jackson Clemett, Calgary, Alta., Vauxhall Academy Jets 7.46
10. Tyson Gomm, Mississauga, Ontario Terriers 7.62
Top 10 Yard Splits
1. Jackson Clemett, Calgary, Alta. Vauxhall Academy Jets 1.59
2. Tyson Gomm, Mississauga, Ont., Ontario Terriers 1.62
By Taylorr Weber
Tyson Gomm (2021 C, Mississauga, ON) Had a hard hit line drive back up the middle. Good barrel control able to drive a ball on the inner half back towards the middle of the field.
Batting practice highlights
By Jheremy Brown
A lefthanded hitter, Tyson Gomm (2021 C, Mississauga, ON) creates nice bat speed through the zone and has tools to project moving forward. When on time with his shift he showed nice carry to the opposite field with jump off the barrel.