Lakers softball inks Tatka

Madison Tatka
Madison Tatka

Lakeland Lakers softball coach Jeff Morganti is pleased to announce the signing of Madison Tatka to the 2021-22 recruiting class. Tatka plays for Norton High School under coach Dick Castillow and for the Ohio Lightning travel team under Matt Prock. Tatka was named All-League Honorable Mention after her 2019 sophomore season.  She has also received the Scholar Athlete Award after both her sophomore and junior years. Coach Morganti adds, "Maddie is going to help us in the circle. She's tall - so her arm motion and delivery can be advantageous for her and us. She is also a good hitter.  We're pleased that she is going to join us."   

Getting to know Madison:

Position: Pitcher and 1st base

Bat/Throw: R/R

Intended Major: Nursing or Dental Hygiene

Likes: I like having fun, hanging out with my friends, and traveling.

Favorite Athlete: Kelly Barnhill

Favorite Movie: The Longest Ride

Favorite Food: Pasta

Madison is the daughter of Frank and Stacy Tatka.