JORGE
TEJEDA

#20

Junior
Catcher
5' 10"” 185 lbs.
Bats-R, Throws R

 


An excellent student, Jorge reached base 43% of the time as a sophomore and had an outstanding fall at the plate this season. His walk-off double beat Varela in 2016. Jorge came to the United States from Cuba in 2014. In 2015, he played JV ball as a freshman at South Dade High.

THE TEJEDA FILES:

Favorite team: New York Yankees
Favorite player: Yadier Molina
Favorite food: Rice & beans
Favorite teacher: Mr. Blanco
Middle school: in Cuba
Youth league: Nica league at Tamiami
Career goal: Doctor
Walk-up song: Como Te Descargo by Yamil y El Dany
Nickname: Cubita
Fun Fact: Jorge loves to play soccer