Megan Tyler Athlete Profile

Megan Tyler

Megan Tyler
Position: Throws Height: 5-10 Roster Years: 2011 Hometown: Kent, WA Last School: Kentwood High School

Personal

  • Parents are Dennis and Shauna
  • Has seven siblings - Aaron, Jared, Jonathan, Ryan, David, Katie and Lindsay
  • Majoring in international relations
  • Served in the Canada Toronto West Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Kentwood High School
  • Set the Kentwood javelin throw record with a toss of 125'3"

Stats

BEST MARKS: Discus- 44.20m; Shot Put- 13.58m


2011 | Junior Year

Indoor:

  • Started the season with a third place finish in the discus (40.96m) and a sixth place shot put finish (12.71m)
  • Took fourth in the shot put at the Jackson's Invitational (13.22m)
  • Recorded a career best shot put throw of 13.58m at the New Balance Invitational
  • Finished fifth with a shot put throw of 13.19m at the Wildcat Indoor Open

Outdoor:

  • Finished sixth in the discus with a season best throw of 44.20m at the Stanford Invitational
  • Won the discus with a throw of 43.46m and finished third in the shot put (11.53m) at the UVU Open
  • Finished third in the discus at the Robison Invitational (43.68m)
  • Ended season with a 43.98m discus throw at the BYU Twilight Meet