|Hometown:||Lake Arrowhead, CA|
|High School:||Rim of the World HS|
2017 (Cross Country)
Ran four meets for the Kingsmen as a sophomore… Recorded his best time at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational with a time of 29:22.72… Notched his best finish (114th) three times at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational, SCIAC Championships and NCAA Division III West Regionals... inducted into the CLU Scholar-Athlete Society for the second time.
2017 (Track & Field)
Earned a personal best in the mile (4:58.28) at the Westmont Sunshine Open…additionally set a personal record in the 1500m (4:20.64) at SCIAC Championships...inducted into the CLU Scholar Athlete Society for the first time.
2016 (Cross Country)
Appeared in five meets in his debut for the Kingsmen as a Junior… his fastest 8K of the season came at the Biola Invitational with a time of 29:51.16 (Sept.10)… ran a 30:00.52 8K at the SCIAC Championships (Oct. 29)… average time of the season was a 30:48.08...inducted into the CLU Scholar Athlete Society for the first time.
Rim of the World High School
Graduated from Rim of the World HS in Lake Arrowhead, Calif. in 2014…earned three cross country varsity letters, and two baseball letter for the Fighting Scots…First Team All-League for baseball in 2013 and 2014.
Full name: Tyler Lee Tvelia…born on October 15, 1996 in Fontana, Calif…parents are Sue and Tim Tvelia…has a younger sister Emily who plays tennis…family currently resides in Lake Arrowhead, Calif…has a dog named Gambit…majoring in business administration…career goal is to work in the business side of sports.
Music: Zac Brown Band
Sports (Other): Baseball. Football
Pro Teams: Angels, Chargers
Pro Athlete: Mike Trout, Phillip Rivers
Book: Harry Potter
Magazine: Sports Illustrated
TV Shows: How I Met Your Mother
Video Game: MLB the Show, Madden
Quote: "Baseball is 90% mental and the other half is physical.” – Yogi Berra
Hobbies/Special Talents: Frisbee, Snowboarding
If he could travel anywhere it would be: Australia