Derek Waterman
Derek Waterman
Title: Assistant Coach

Coach Waterman is entering his second year as an assistant coach for the Lakers. He grew up in Celina, Ohio and graduated from Celina High School in 2012.  He played baseball for the Lakers for four years before graduating in the Spring of 2016 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering.        

During his time with the Lakers, Waterman contributed in many ways, including numerous starts at both third and first base. Waterman spent the majority of his career as the leadoff hitter for the Lakers, playing a large part in Wright State Lake's first ever bid to the USCAA Small College World Series in 2016.

He currently works at Crown Equipment Corporation as a Quality Engineer.
 
Some of his hobbies include fishing, bowling and hanging out with friends and family.