Tyler Stevens, Manheim Township (Class of 2022)

Name: Tyler Stevens

School: Manheim Township

Graduation Year: 2022

DOB: 6/2004

Email: tylerj6704@icloud.com

Social media information:

Strava – Tyler Stevens

Instagram – _tylerstevens_

Twitter – _tstevens_

Milesplit profile: https://pa.milesplit.com/athletes/8361871/stats

PRs:

5k Track:

2020 sophomore – 15:52.0 – Time Trial (solo) during COVID at E’town College on 4/25/20 (splits 5:05-5:07-5:05-0:35)

5k XC:

2020 junior – 16:13 – @Manheim Township 10/10/20

3 mile Track:

2020 sophomore – 15:23 – Time Trial (solo) during COVID at E’town College on 4/18/20 (splits 5:15-5:10-4:58)

3200m:

2020 sophomore – 9:43.3 – Time Trial (solo) during COVID at F&M 5/30/20 – race video

2019 freshman – 9:59.86 – 2019 LL League Championships 5/10/19

3000m (indoor):

2020 sophomore – 9:35.49 – Wyomissing Team Challenge at Kutztown Univ. 1/24/2020

Mile (indoor):

2020 sophomore – 4:47.0 – Warrior Classic at E. Stroudsburg Univ. 1/10/2020

1600m (outdoor):

2020 sophomore – 4:33.1 Time Trial (solo) during COVID at F&M 5/23/2020 – race video here

2019 freshman – 4:47.1 – Dual meet at Penn Manor 4/1/2019

XC/TF Highlights: 

XC (2020 – junior season): Finished 20th at the PIAA State XC Championships (Class AAA). Placed 4th at the LL League Championship meet. Placed 2nd at the PIAA Foundation Invitational at Hershey running 16:44. 1st Team LL League XC All-star.

T/F (2020 – sophomore season) – Set new PRs in solo time trials (during COVID lockdown) – 5k – 15:52; 3200m – 9:43; 1600m – 4:33

XC (2019 – sophomore season): Named 2019 1st Team LL League XC All-star. Placing 12th overall at 2019 LL League XC Championships.

T/F (2018 – freshman season): Placing 11th in the 3200m at the 2019 LL League T/F Championships.

Favorite XC/TF memory to date: Breaking 17-min in my first meet sophomore year. Running a PR at Paul Short. Breaking 10-min in the 3200m as a freshman in my last meet of that season.

What do you enjoy most about the sport of XC and/or TF: I enjoy running in groups. I also like the strategy involved in the sport.

Academic Highlights: Making Honor Roll consistently

Favorite HS class to date and why: German – have a lot of fun in the class

I am interested in the following college major(s): 

Secondary Education

(Health and Physical Education or Social Studies w/coaching minor preferred right now)

Career aspirations: I’d like to eventually become a college XC/TF coach

I am looking for the following in a future college:

– Somewhere that I know will give me an opportunity to be the best that I can be

– Somewhere that meets my academic interests

My ideal college coach would be: Someone that I know is interested in working with me and will give me the best opportunity to succeed.

Most important factors I will consider when choosing a college:

– Academic match

– Good XC/TF program

– Good fit with the coach

– Location

Other information about me: Other than running, I enjoy playing basketball. I helped to coach my youngest brother’s basketball team this winter (1st and 2nd graders).