Events: 200M (20.68w/21.10), 400M (IN: 45.87; OUT: 45.62)
2017 NJCAA Outdoor Champion (400 Meters
2017 NJCAA Outdoor Champion (4x100 Relay)
2017 NJCAA Outdoor Champion (4x400 Relay)
2017 NJCAA Indoor Silver Medalist (400 Meters)
PRIOR TO LSU
The top 400-meter sprinter in the junior college ranks during the 2017 season while competing for Hinds Community College … Crowned the National Junior College Athletic Association Outdoor Champion in the 400 meters at the national meet held in Hutchinson, Kansas, in May 2017 … Followed a time of 45.81 seconds in the qualifying round with a winning run of 45.83 in the final to win the national title as a freshman … Also anchored Hinds Community College to a sweep of relay titles at the 2017 NJCAA Outdoor Championships as the squad posted winning times of 39.47 in the 4x100-meter relay and 3:06.69 in the 4x400-meter relay … Anchored Hinds’ 4x100 relay to an undefeated season with five wins in five races in 2017, including a seasonal best of 38.91 at the LSU Alumni Gold meet at the Bernie Moore Track Stadium … Clocked his personal-best time in the 400 meters at the LSU Alumni Gold in 2017 while running 45.62 for third overall in the invitational race … Scored the silver medal in the 400-meter final at the 2017 NJCAA Indoor Championships while clocking an indoor PR of 45.87 in the event … A product of Central High School in Carrollton, Georgia … Crowned the state champion in both the 100 meters (10.72) and 200 meters (21.46) during high senior season at Central High School in 2016 … Was the eighth-place finisher in both sprints at the 2016 New Balance Outdoor Nationals in Greensboro, North Carolina … Also competed at the USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships in Sacramento, California, following his senior season at Central High School in 2016.
Full name is Tyler Olandus Terry … Born on Dec. 3, 1997 … Mother is Stacy Brown … Has two sisters, Jasmine and Tamara … Plans to major in either video production or kinesiology at LSU.