Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
Tyler Fowler
Position: Freestyle
Height: 5'11"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Liberty, Mo.
High School: Liberty HS

2014-15: Named to the Pac-12 All-Academic First Team…Had the fastest time on the team in the 1,000 free (9:13.89) and 1,650 free (14:56.09)…At NCAA Championships, he took 17th in the 1,650 free with 14:56.14 and 45th in the prelims of the 500 free with 4:22.41 for his season-best time…Finished third in the 1,650 free at Pac-12 Championships with his fastest time of the season, earning a “B” cut…Also at Pac-12s, he took third in the C final of the 500 free (4:25.20) and second in the C final of the 400 IM (3:55.98)…At the Texas Invitational, he placed fifth in the 1,650 free and fourth in the B final of the 500 free, earning “B” cuts in both…Took first in the 1,650 free against ASU and second in the 500 free.

2013-14: Opened the season with a victory in the 1000 freestyle against Utah…Earned a NCAA “B” cut in the 500 freestyle at the Texas Invite with a time of 4:24.22…Also posted a “B” cut time in the 1650 free at the Texas Invite with a time of 15:10.18 to finish fourth…Posted the fastest times on the team in both the 1000 free and 1650 free.  

Prep: Competed in the1,500-free at the 2012 Olympic Trials…Was a member of the NCSA Junior National Team in 2010…Earned Academic All-America honors from 2011-13…Junior National champion in the mile and was third in the 1,000.

Personal: Son of Curt and Susan Fowler…Has a younger sister, Victoria…Plans to major in biomedical engineering at the U of A.

Personal Bests

200 Free – 1:39.41

500 Free – 4:22.41

1000 Free – 9:13.89

1650 Free – 14:56.09

200 Fly – 1:57.55

200 IM – 2:02.72

400 IM – 3:55.98