Senior Spotlight

Senior Spotlight : Tyler “T-Bone” Harrington


Tyler Harrington from Maryville University is 101 ESPN’s ’Senior Spotlight’ today!

Tyler is a NCAA Division II All-American (finished 4th in the NCAA National Tournament in 2019)

Tyler is a 2 X NCAA Division II National Qualifier (the National Tournament was canceled so he was denied the opportunity to become an All-American in 2020)

Tyler is a 4 X National Wrestling Coaches Association Scholar All-American Award winner

Tyler is a inaugural 2019-20 GLVC Post-Graduate Scholarship Award winner

Tyler has had a 4.0 GPA for the last 8 semesters

Tyler won the 3X GLVC Brother James Gaffney Distinguished Scholar Award

Tyler helped lead the Maryville Wrestling Team to 3 consecutive NWCA Division II Academic National Championships with the highest Team GPA ever recorded in Division II Wrestling

Tyler was a 2 X GLVC All-Conference Selection: 1st Team in 2019, 2nd Team in 2020

Tyler was undefeated his Junior and Senior seasons in GLVC Duals

Tyler is a 2 X GLVC James Spaulding Sportsmanship Award winner his Junior and Senior seasons.

Tyler is a 2 X Maryville Wrestling Ryan Kaufman Outstanding Wrestler Award winner his Junior and Senior seasons

Tyler has a career record of 94-45

Tyler was a GLVC Wrestler of the Week Award winner

Tyler was a 4 year Varsity Letter winner

Tyler was a 4 year Varsity Starter

Tyler graduated Magna Cum Laude in May of 2019 with a Undergraduate Degree in Math Education

Tyler graduate in May of 2020 Summa Cum Laude with a Masters Degree in Education

Tyler is applying for the NCAA Post-Graduate


Maryville University Wrestling Coach Mike Denney had this to say about Tyler … “The Best one of all, he is a young man of great character! He is one of the finest young men I have had the privilege, pleasure and honor to coach in my 51 years of teaching and coaching. He is quality. We are proud of him.”

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