NITTANY LION BIOS
WYATT TYNDALL Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada HOLY CROSS SOPHOMORE • AA • 5-6 FIRST TEAM CGA ALL-AMERICA SCHOLAR ATHLETE (2016) 2016 (Freshman Year) Competed in four different events in his freshman season as a Nittany Lion, primarily on the floor exercise, vault and high bar … Garnered nine top-five finishes in the 2016 season … Tied for second on the vault against Army West Point (1/9) and placed fourth at the West Point Open (1/15) … Also finished fourth on the vault at Arizona State (3/4) with a season-best 14.950 … Placed fourth on the parallel bars at Ohio State (2/13) with a season-best 14.750 … Scored matching season-bests 14.300 on the high bar against Nebraska (3/11) and at the NCAA Championships (4/15) … Participated in his first NCAA Championship on the vault and high bar for Penn State.
Event Floor Exercise Vault Parallel Bars High Bar
Score 14.400 14.950 14.750 14.300
Gymnastics Background Trained at Taiso Gymnastics Club while attending Holy Cross High School…Was a member of the Canadian National Team and was a three-time Provincial all-around champion…Notched the 2012 Kyle Shewfelt Invitational all-around championship...Took home the silver medal on the floor exercise at the Canadian National Championships in 2012 and was named the Gymnastics Saskatchewan Men’s National Athletes of the Year…Trained in both Belgium and Colorado Spring, Colo…Earned Principal’s Honor Roll with Distinction all four years of high school. Personal Full name is Wyatt James Tyndall…Born Nov. 24, 1996…Son of Don and Janice Tyndall…Has two brothers, Mitch and Jesse … Majoring in health and human development.
CAREER BEST MARKS Date 1/15/16 3/4/16 2/13/16 3/11/16
Site at West Point Open at Arizona State at Ohio State vs. Nebraska
GoPSUsports.com • PENN STATE 2016
Information current as of: Jan. 9, 2017