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Molly Tyler
Position: Free/Fly/IM
Year: Senior
Hometown: Birmingham, Mich.
High School: Groves
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2012-13: Tyler began her season with a fifth-place finish in the 200 freestyle at Purdue, then took fourth in the 1000 free against Xavier. She won the 200 free at Evansville, took third in the event at Bowling Green, then won the event a second time at Kenyon. She swam with two relay units at the Miami Invitational, finishing first in the 800 free relay and fourth in the 400 free relay. Individually, she placed fifth in the 500 free, 12th in the 200 free and 21st in the 100 free. Durign the second half of the season, she finished fifth in the 200 and 500 free contests at Cincinnati. She went runner-up in the 1000 free against Akron, then took third in the 200 free against Buffalo and Toledo. In Miami's final home event of the season, Tyler took second in the 200 free and third in the 500 free. She finished fourth in the 200 free in the final regular season meet at Ohio University. At the 2013 Mid-American Conference (MAC) Championships, she placed 11th in the 500 free, tenth in the 200 free, and 14th in the 1650 free. She also took second in the 800 free relay.

2010-11: Earned All-MAC Academic Honorable Mention ... recorded top finish of third place on seven occasions ... finished 11th in both the 200 and 500 freestyles and 16th in the 200 IM at the Miami Invitational ... swam top times of 24.55 in the 50 freestyle, 52.92 in the 100 freestyle, 1:52.58 in the 200 freestyle, 5:01.97 in the 500 freestyle and 2:06.73 in the 200 IM ... was the fourth fastest RedHawk in the 200 freestyle ... times rank third among returning RedHawks in the 500 freestyle and 200 IM.

2009-10: Won her first event as a RedHawks Oct. 24 against Xavier in the 200-yard freestyle ... competed in eight meets as a walk-on ... swam career-best times in 50-yard freestyle (24:39), 100-yard freestyle (53:05), 200-yard freestyle (1:53.55) and 500-yard freestyle (5:08.89).

High School: Named All-American, All-state and All-county ... member of two state championship teams ... captain during senior year ... enters with top times in 50 freestyle (24.45), 500 freestyle (5:09.25), 200 IM (2:10.06), 100 butterfly (57.21) and 200 butterfly (2:05.18).

Personal: Parents are Scott and Sally Tyler ... born December 3, 1990 ... brother, Alex swims at Northwestern ... major is undecided.



Tyler's Career Bests


(Top Times Through Feb. 8, 2013)

EventTime
50 Freestyle 24.39
100 Freestyle 52.50
200 Freestyle 1:51.40
500 Freestyle 4:58.32
1000 Freestyle 10:28.23
100 Backstroke 1:00.80
200 Backstroke 2:13.97
100 Breaststroke 1:12.18
200 Butterfly 2:10.42
200 IM 2:05.82
400 IM 4:27.85
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