Granbury High School senior Matthew Walters announced plans to continue his baseball playing career at Cornell University during a signing ceremony on December 13, 2021, at Tidwell Field.
The Cornell baseball team competes in NCAA Division I athletics. The Ivy League school is located in Ithaca, New York.
Walters was recently named Scholar-Athlete of the Week through a program sponsored by WFAA Channel 8. In addition to baseball, he is a member of the Pirate swim team, sings with the GHS choir, and is a member of the National Honor Society.
The GHS senior is pictured with his parents, Randall and Misty Walters, and brothers, Andrew and Nathan. Joining them at the ceremony were coaches, friends, and teammates.