Lotta-Maj Lahtinen
Guard

Lotta-Maj Lahtinen

#31

Guard

Year Freshman
Hometown Helsinki, Finland
Last School Makelanrinne Sports
Height 5-7
Position Guard
Lotta-Maj Lahtinen

Biography

PREP: Attended Mäkelänrinne Sports High in Helsinki, Finland…Member of U19 Finnish Championship team in 2016…Team finished second in 2015…Finished third in high school world championships in 2017…Member of Finnish division 1 championship team in 2016…Picked up MVP honors with Basketball Without Borders Global Camp in 2017 and Europe Camp in 2016…Competed in 2017 Nordic Championships…Played with Finnish National Team from 2014-18…Competed in U16 European Championships in 2014 and 2015 with national team…Participated in U18 European Championships in 2016 and 2017…Took part in European qualifiers in 2016-18.

PERSONAL: Born December 2, 1999…Parents are Mikko Lahtinen and Katja-Maj Riikonen…Has two younger brothers, Pauli and Lalli… Member of student council in high school…Received “good athlete” recognition with graduation…Captain of National Team and club team…Chose Georgia Tech because of the competitive basketball, high level of academics and the team culture…Enjoys reading, singing, watching movies and meeting new people…Started playing basketball at age seven when she attended a practice near her house…Has several memorable athletic accomplishments including the high school world championships in 2017…Enjoyed the atmosphere and competitiveness of the tournament where the team finished third.