A member of both the track and field and cross country teams.
2011: INDOOR SEASON: Took first place at the Rick Meindl Last Call meet as a member of the 4x4 team. Finished in first place at the MAC Championships in the 800m with a time of 2:22.10. Took second place in the same event and finished in fifth in the long jump at the Akron Invitational. Placed fourth in the high jump at the MAC Championships with her best collegiate mark of 1.63m. OUTDOOR SEASON: Took first place in the 800m event, second place in the high jump abd third place in the heptathlon, shot put and javelin events at the MAC Championships. Took first place in the high jump at both the Shamrock Invitational and the Ohio Open. Took first place at the Gina Relays as a member of the 4x8 team. Finished in second place in the high jump, long jump and heptathlon events and third in the javelin and shot put events at the All-Ohio Outdoor Championships. ACCOLADES: Named to the All-MAC Academic Team.
2010: INDOOR SEASON: Competed in a variety of events for the Bobcats ... Finished 16th in the pentathlon at the MAC Championships ... Competed in the 60 meter hurdles at the MACs but did not advance past the preliminary round ... Finished 11th in the 200 meter run at the Ohio State Tune-Up ... Finished fourth in the 600 meter run at the Buckeye Classic in a season-best time of 1:43.31 ... Finished in the top ten of the high jump on three separate occasions, with her season-best mark of 4-11.50 feet coming in a ninth-place effort at the Bowling Green Women's Challenge ... Was a member of five 4x400 meter relay teams, with none finishing worse than ninth place all season ... Was a member of the winning 4x400 meter relay team at the Alumni Open ... Finished fifth in the pentathlon on two occasions, at both the Findlay Classic and the All-Ohio Championships. OUTDOOR SEASON: Participated in a multitude of events this season for the Green and White ... Placed ninth in the heptathlon with a season-high point total of 4261 at the MAC Championships ... Finished first in the 100 meter hurdles at the Ohio Open in a season-best time of 15.16 seconds ... Also at the Ohio Open, placed: second in the 400 meter dash, 11th in the shot put and eighth in the javelin ... Season-best mark in the shot put (32-01.00 feet) achieved at the Ohio Open ... Season-best javelin toss (84-05.75) achieved at the Ohio Women's Team Challenge ... Finished in the top fifteen of shot put competitors on two of a possible three occasions, once at the Ohio Women's Team Challenge and once at the Ohio Open ... Placed 23rd in the long jump at the Hillsdale "Gina" Relays.
2009: INDOOR SEASON: Ran in the 800 meters at four meets for the Bobcats ... Won the 800 at the Kenyon Classic with her season-best time of 2:26.58 ... Placed22nd in the 800 meters at the MAC Championship. OUTDOOR SEASON: Finished20th in the 800 meters at the MAC Championship, running a time of 2:20.37 ... Recorded Ohio's season-best mark of 2:19.55 in the 800 meters at the All-Ohio Championship ... Finished second in the 400 meters at both home meets, with a best time of 1:00.51.
HIGH SCHOOL:Senior team captain for three-time Ohio state champion squad ... Track and field team finished second at state in 2008 ... Team earned district and regional championships from 2005-08 ... ISL champions 2006-08 ... Academic All-Ohio in track and cross country ... Player of the Week in the Plain Dealer and News Herald ... Gatorade Rookie of the Year ... Personal 800m record of 2:18 ... Personal high jump record of 5-0 ft. ...Personal 400m record of 0:59 ... Personal record for mile of 5:20.
PERSONAL: A communications major ... Daughter of Jimmy and Ruby Tyree.