Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Honors: ACC Academic Honor Roll (2012)
2011-12: Competed in the 100 back, 200 back and the 200 IM in his collegiate debut against Maryland ... took third in the 400 IM at 4:17.49 against NC State ... made the finals cut in the 400 IM at the Nike Cup Invitational, placing 23rd with a time of 4:09.49 ... placed second in the 400 IM with a time of 4:08.77 against eventual ACC champion Virginia ... logged personal-best swims in the 100 free (46.85), 200 free (1:41.64), 200 IM (1:54.25) and the 400 IM (4:03.21) at the Virginia Tech Invitational ... finished fifth in the 200 IM finals with a 1:54.70 clocking ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Prep: Collected all-state honors at Wilson High School ... helped his high school squad capture the state title as a freshman ... also lettered in water polo and volleyball at Wilson ... guided his water polo team to consecutive state championships as a junior and senior ... earned all-state distinction in water polo and all-county honors in volleyball ... named the Gilmore-Henne Community Fund Scholar ... earned the distinction of most-lettered athlete at his school ... graduated as class valedictorian ... named Good Citizen Scholar of the Year.
Personal: Born Tyler Jay Toren on Oct. 21, 1992 in Reading, Penn. ... son of Jay and Kay Toren ... has one brother, Austin ... father, Jay, played basketball at North Park University (Ill.).