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 Tyler Reed
Tyler Reed

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Morgantown, Ky.

High School:
Butler

Height:
6-5

Event:
Freestyle


08/07/2012

Reed 5th in 100-Free at U.S. Open; Earns Spot on University Team

Senior gains spot on 2013 University Games National Team

06/19/2012

UK Well Represented at 2012 U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials

Kentucky trying to qualify nine for U.S. Olympic Team

04/26/2012

24 Swimmers and Divers Named to SEC Honor Roll

Swimming and diving continues to accumulate academic awards

04/25/2012

2011-12 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll Announced

43 UK Student-Athletes make honor roll

03/25/2012

Reed Sets School Record, Finishes Fifth at NCAA Championships

Men have highest overall finish since 2009-10; Finish 21st

2009-10: Continued his individual All-American honors for the third straight season in the 200-freestyle ... Was a member of the 400-free relay which finished fifth at the NCAA Championships, the highest finish for a relay in school history ... Also claimed All-American success in the 800-free relay ... Finished in the top-eight in three individual events at the SEC Championships including a fourth place tap in the 200-freestyle and eighth in both the 500- and 100-freestyle ... Was a member of the record-breaking 400-free relay at the conference championship for the second straight season ... A member of the fourth place 800-free relay at the SEC Championships ... Captured seven first place finishes and one second place finish in the 200-freestyle during dual meet season ... Finished in the top-three in the 500, 100 and 1000-freestyle during every dual meet ... Won the 200-freestyle at the UT Invite ... Named SEC Swimmer of the Week after his two individual wins against rival Tennessee.

2008-09: Team captain ... Claimed All-America honors in the 200-freestyle for the second straight season ... Also took home All-America distinctions as a member of the 400- and 800-free relays ... Took fourth in the 200-free at the SEC Championships breaking his own school record time ... Also placed 12th in the 500-free ... Was a member of the school-record breaking third place 400-free relay at the conference meet ... A member of the fifth place 800-free relay team at SECs ... Captured five wins and 16 top-three finishes during dual meet action ... Was third in the 200-free at the UT Invitational.

2007-08: Was the top scorer for the Wildcats at the NCAA Championships in just his first season ... Tallied All-America status when he touched in 13th in the 200-freestyle ... Also earned All-America accolades as a member of the 13th place 800-free relay teams and the 14th place 400-medley and 400-free relay squads ... Also tapped in 21st in the 100-free at the national meet ... Placed in five events at the SEC Championships ... Took fourth as a member of the 800-free and 400-free relay teams ... Individually he placed fifth in the 200-free, fifth in the 100-free and 11th in the 500-free at the conference meet ... Took first in the 200-free at the Nike Cup ... Also placed 10th in the 100-free at the Nike Cup ... Notched nine first place finishes during dual meet action.

Pre-College: 2007 Kentucky state champion in the 100- and 200-freestyle ... 2006 state champion in the 200-free ... KHSAA State record holder in the 200-free ... Region I record holder in both the 100- and 200-free ... Two-time Regional swimmer of the year ... Two time first-team all-state ... Four time All-American ... Five year letterwinner ... Chamber of Commerce Youth of the Year.

Best Collegiate Times: 100-freestyle: 43.35; 200-freestyle: 1:34.39; 500-freestyle: 4:20.89; 1000-freestyle: 9:21.81

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