Tyler is a three-time letterman in football at Sprague. As a senior, he was selected as a 1st team all-conference offensive lineman and linebacker in the Greater Valley Conference. After leading the team in tackles, his Sprague teammates voted him Defensive Most Valuable Player. Tyler was named a 2nd team all-conference linebacker as a junior, leading Sprague to a conference championship and the 6A quarterfinals. In the classroom, he holds a 3.5 GPA. Next year he will attend and play football at Linfield College where he plans to study physical therapy.