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Mary Helen Tyler

Mary Helen Tyler

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Marianna, Fla.

High School:
Marianna HS

Last College:
Tallahassee CC

Height:
5-8

Position:
OF

B/T:
L/L

2010
• Recorded one hit and scored two runs for the Knights against FIU in the NCAA Tournament (5/21-22)
• Had one hit against East Carolina for the Knights in the C-USA Championship (5/13-15)
• Had one hit and scored two runs for the Knights in the series at UTEP (5/8-9)
• Went 1-for-3 and scored a run for the Knights against Jacksonville (5/4)
• Hit the winning RBI in the final contest against Tulsa (4/25)
• Had a hit and scored a run for the Knights against Bethune-Cookman (4/21)
• Tallied a RBI in game one against UAB (4/17)
• Scored a run for the Black and Gold in the opening contest of the series against Marshall (4/10)
• Tallied a hit for the Knights in game two against Southern Miss. (3/27)
• Went 2-for-3 and scored a run for the Knights against No. 22 Ohio State (3/24)
• Recorded a hit against Memphis (3/13)
• Posted a sacrifice bunt in the contest against Connecticut (3/10)
• Recorded a stolen base in the contest vs. Georgia Southern (3/7)
• Tallied a hit and a stolen base vs. Providence (3/6)
• Hit a double and scored a run for the Knights against Nebraska (2/27)
• Had a hit against Florida A&M (2/21)
• Posted a hit, scored a run and stole a base against Villanova (2/20)
• Tallied a hit against Stetson (2/17)

2009
• Earned the Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Medal and was a member of the honor roll
• Made 50 starts for the Black and Gold in right field
• Had two hits and scored two runs in the league series vs. UTEP (5/2-3)
• Blasted a RBI triple in the series finale at Memphis (2/25)
• Posted five hits and a RBI in the league-series vs. Marshall (4/10-11)
• Scored a career-high two runs in the series finale vs. Southern Miss, while adding a hit and two walks (4/5)
• Posted a hit and a RBI in the nightcap-win over Southern Miss (4/4)
• Had a 2-for-3 outing with a run scored in the series finale vs. UAB (3/15)
• Registered two hits, including a double, in the game vs. Kennesaw State (3/10)
• Went 2-for-3 with two RBI in the series finale at Tulsa (3/8)
• Hit a triple and drove in a run vs. Loyola Chicago (3/4)
• Recorded a double, a RBI and a walk vs. Maine (2/28)
• Went 3-for-3 with a RBI in the win over FAMU (2/28)
• Had a double, a RBI, a walk and scored a run vs. Tennessee State (2/27)
• Posted two hits in three-straight games against Portland State, Illinois Chicago and Boston College, posting her first hit as a Knight against the Vikings (2/20-21)

Prior to UCF
• Played two seasons under assistant coach Jennifer Whitley at Tallahassee Community College
• While at TCC, was named an Easton All-American and helped lead her team to the 2008 NJCAA Dictrict H Championship
• Also recieved All-Panhandle Conference first team and All-FCCAA second team honors, while being named to the FCCAA and Gulf District All-Tournament teams
• Was a four-sport athlete at Marianna High School, lettering in softball, soccer, volleyball and weightlifting
• Played softball for head coach Robyn Gauger
• Was a two-time All-Big Bend selection
• Following her senior year, was named her team's offensive MVP and played in both the FHSAA and All-Jackson County All-Star games
• Honored as the MHS Female Athlete of the Year in 2005
• Voted as her team's Defensive Player of the Year as a junior
• In her first season at MHS, was named the Will to Win Athlete of the Year for softball
• Led her high school team to three district championships

Personal
• Born in Marianna, Fla.
• Daughter of Jim and Angie Tyler
• Majoring in elementary education
• Her father played football at Auburn

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