Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Honors: ACC Academic Honor Roll (2012)
2011-12: Finished the season in top form, advancing to the finals of the 200 breaststroke and the 200 IM at the ACC Championships ... finished 23rd in the 200 IM finals after clocking 1:50.75 in the event prelims to improve upon his previous personal best by nearly two seconds ... also collected a personal best in the 200 breaststroke prelims (2:04.71) en route to a 24th-place finish in the finals and posted a personal-best time of 4:02.02 in the 400 IM prelims ... swam the third leg of the Blue Devils’ 800 freestyle relay that posted an NCAA provisional time of 6:38.49 in an eighth-place performance at the conference meet ... took third in the 500 freestyle (4:44.15) in the season opener against Maryland.
2010-11: Ended his freshman campaign with a 29th-place finish in the prelims of the 200 IM at the ACC Championships ... posted a time of 1:52.42 in that performance for a lifetime best and Duke’s best mark of the season ... narrowly missed the cut for the men’s 100 breaststroke final at the conference meet by .5 seconds, finishing 26th with a lifetime-best time of 57.05 ... took third in the 100 breast stroke at the College Cup Invitational.
Prior to Duke: USA Swimming Scholastic All-America ... member of the 2008-2009 NCHSAA 4A Swimming & Diving State Championship team ... member of 2009-2010 NCHSAA 4A Swimming & Diving second-place team ... 2009-2010 North Mecklenburg High School men's swimming co-captain ... 2009-2010 North Carolina Swimming All-Star Award ... member of 1st Place 2010 Junior National men's team ... member of first-place 2010 Junior National men's 400 medley relay team ... member of the National Honor Society ... Eagle Scout.
Personal: Born Tyler Richard Fleming on Oct. 12, 1991 in Pittsburgh, Penn. ... son of Richard and Pamela Fleming ... has one sister, Amanda ... favorite sports are basketball, tennis and ultimate Frisbee. Duke Career Bests: 200 Free: 1:42.59 (2/4/2011) 500 Free: 4:41.11 (11/17/2011) 100 Breast: 57.05 (2/25/2011) 200 Breast: 2:04.71 (2/25/2012) 200 IM: 1:50.75 (2/23/2012) 400 IM: 4:02.02 (2/24/2012)