* Currently ranked No. 98 in the nation among high school juniors by Perfect Game USA
* Pitched and played shortstop in the San Antonio High School All-Star Game in 2011
* Played in the 2011 Under Armour High School All-American Game
* Named to the Washington Nationals 2011 Area Code Games roster
* Selected for the WWBA World Championship in Jupiter, Fla., in 2011
* Tabbed All-District 26-5A Second Team Pitcher as a sophomore in 2010
Quote from recruiting coordinator and associate head coach Tommy Harmon: Tyler has a powerful arm with a strong breaking ball. He is low-to-mid 90s with a 78-80 mph breaking ball. He is going to throw harder because he is going to get bigger.