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Shane Tye Athlete Profile

#20 Shane Tye

Position: Opposite Hitter Height: 6-6 Class: Sophomore Roster Years: 2011-2012 Hometown: Taylorsville, UT Last School: Taylorsville High School


  • Son of Ronald and Tammy Tye
  • Has two brothers and two sisters
  • Born in Salt Lake City
  • Served an LDS mission to Baton Rouge, Louisiana 2007-09
  • Favorite movie is Fight Club, favorite book is The Book of Mormon, favorite band is Weezer, favorite actor is Denzel Washington, favorite food is ice cream
  • Non-athlete heros: his parents because they are the greatest people he knows and the best example he has had
  • Grew up coming to BYU volleyball games and has always wanted to play here 

Before BYU

High School:

  • Volleyball and basketball letterwinner at Taylorsville High School
  • Played under head coach, and father, Ronald Tye, for volleyball
  • Team captain
  • MVP senior year
  • Three time All-State


  • Played for the Twin Peaks club team under coaches Barry Larsen and Ronald Tye

2011 | Redshirt Year

Utilized a redshirt year.