Lakers softball signs Matuz

Tatianna Matuz
Tatianna Matuz

Lakeland Lakers softball coach Jeff Morganti is pleased to announce the signing of Tatianna Matuz to the 2021-22 recruiting class. Matuz plays for Jefferson Area High School under Seth Gilman and for the Lady 'Stangs travel team under Jim Nicula. Matuz was named First Team Ashtabula County and Second Team All-Conference after her freshman year and then Second Team Ashtabula County after her sophomore campaign for the Falcons.  Matuz was also named to both the Honor and Merit Rolls after her freshman and sophomore years while being named to the Honor Roll after her junior year in high school. Coach Morganti adds, "Tatianna plays for a very good Jefferson High School team. You want to stack your lineup with your best hitters and she has an explosive bat! Tatianna is also versatile defensively. She can catch, play first, and the outfield. She enjoyed her visit to campus and we are extremely happy she is coming to Lakeland."   

Getting to know Tatianna:

Postion: Catcher, 1st base, outfield

Bats/Throws: R/R 

Intended Area of Study: Undecided

Likes: Playing softball, hanging out with family and friends

Favorite Athlete: Lauren Chamberlain

Favorite Food: Chicken Alfredo

Favorite Movie: Bird Box

Tatianna is the daughter of Michelle and Witold Matuz