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Ian

Tyler

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Defensive Lineman
Height 6'5"
Weight 250
Year Senior
Hometown Muskegon, Mich.
High School Muskegon Catholic Central H.S.
Major Sociology
Experience 3 Letters
School: CC

Bio

CAREER

Has seen action in 22 games … Three-year letterman … Registered 17 career tackles.

2016

Saw action in six games … Finished year with 10 tackles (four solo) with one tackle for loss … Missed four games due to injury … Made tackle at Penn (Oct. 15) … Made three tackles at Wagner (Oct. 8) … Finished with a career-high four tackles (three solo) vs. Princeton (Oct. 1) … Made one solo tackle at Georgetown (Sept. 24) … Made one tackle in season opener vs. Saint Francis U (Sept. 17).

2015

Played in eight games.

2014

Played in eight games ... Recorded seven tackles.

HIGH SCHOOL

A 2014 graduate of Muskegon Catholic Central High School, where he played three years for head coach Steve Czerwon … All-Area First Team selection … Named to the Muskegon Chronicle Dream Team … Honorable mention Academic All-State selection … Selected a top-75 recruit in Western Michigan … Played on both tight end and on the defensive lines … Three-year varsity totals include 53 tackles (39 solo), one fumble recovery and one touchdown … Made 33 tackles, led the team in tackles for loss, deflected four passes and returned an interception for a touchdown as a senior in 2013 … Led the Crusaders to a state Class 8 championship victory over Beal City (35-12) at Ford Field, accumulated a 12-2 overall record and perfect 3-0 league record as a senior … Named Meijer Scholar-Athlete of the Week … Totaled 20 tackles and a touchdown as a junior … Guided the Crusaders to a 9-4 overall record, sectional title and runner-up finish in the regionals as a junior … Four-sport athlete who competed in baseball, basketball, football and track and field ... Also competed in track and field … Personal best in the discus was a 130-6 throw … Class Valedictorian, following the footsteps of his grandmother, who was also MCC's top student ... National Honor Society member … Member of student council … National Society of High School Scholars.

PERSONAL

Born Ian Jarvi Tyler on August 26, 1996 … Son of Jim and Kristine Tyler … Father Jim Tyler attended Notre Dame … Has three younger sisters … Muskegon Catholic Central legacy as his grandfather Stan Tyler and grandmother Mary and father Jim all attended the school … His grandmother was also MCC's Valedictorian … Accumulated over 500 hours of community service … Committed to Columbia the day he helped his team win the state title … Chose Columbia because of academics and athletics, the campus and location in New York City … Chose Columbia over Harvard, Yale … Enrolled at Columbia College … Majors in Sociology.

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Highlights: Victory Monday | Columbia 24, Brown 6
Highlights: Football | Columbia 24, Brown 6
Interview: DB Cameron Roane (Columbia Football vs. Brown | 11/18/17)