Posted On: 10/28/19 3:31 PM

The Tampa Bay area has a junior that is on the rise.

6'6", 205-pound Matthew Lentz is a 2021 prospect who suits up for Durant. He's fresh off a steady summer playing for Team Parsons and his jumper has become more consistent while his all-around slashing has been on display often. At the Top 250 Expo early last month in Daytona, he was routinely getting to the basket and hitting from deep.

Lentz discussed his sophomore campaign and what he is planning on doing this fall.

"I matured the most in my ability to play team basketball. Last year was my first season on a high school team, so I had to learn to deal with what comes with being a part of a real team both on and off the court," Lentz told Prep Hoops. "I’m looking forward to working as hard as possible in everything I do and that rubbing off on my teammates."

He touched on what it was like to play for Team Parsons this past summer.

"Playing with Team Parsons this summer opened my eyes to playing basketball at a high level. Being around a group of guys with the same goals

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