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Tyler Kennedy
Tyler Kennedy

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mobile, Ala.

High School:
St. Paul's Episcopal

Event:
Throws

2012 Outdoor: Competed in javelin at six meets... Took home first place at the Alabama Indoor Invitational with a mark of 199-8... Finished third at the Miami Hurricane Alumni Invitational and the Auburn War Eagle Invitational with a mark of 199-9 and 196-5... Finished 10th at the SEC Outdoor Championships with a season best mark of 203-6

2011 Outdoor: Competed in the javelin throw at eight meets ... Debuted at the SEC-Big 10 Challenge, placing fourth with a mark of 55.19m (181-01) ... Placed fourth at the Tiger Track Classic with a mark of 62.97m (206-07) ... Competed at the Seminole Invitational and placed sixth with a mark of 58.54m (192-01) ... Placed 10th at the War Eagle Invitational with a mark of 51.45m (168-09) ... Placed second at the Coach O Invitational with a mark of 58.40m ... Earned a first place finish at the Jaguar Quad at South Alabama, throwing to 62.39m ... Finished 13th at the SEC Outdoor Championships at 59.38m (194-9) ... Placed third in Flight 1 at the NCAA Prelims with a mark of 60.56m.

2011 Indoor: Did not compete.

2010 Outdoor: Competed in the javelin at six meets, including the SEC Championships where he placed 12th with a personal best of 58.73m (192-8) ... Was third at the Yellow Jacket Invitational, fifth at the War Eagle Invitational and sixth at the Coach O Invitational.

2010 Indoor: Did not compete.

2009 Outdoor: Redshirted.

Personal: Born Aug. 29, 1990 ... Son of Mark and Rene Kennedy ... Majoring in chemical engineering.