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Tyler Koteskey
Class: SR
Major: International Studies and Political
Hometown: Fort Wayne, IN
Previous School: Homestead

2016 at Taylor: Had season derailed by injury … Only took the course for two races … Ran season-best mark of 29:13.3 at Crossroads League Championships … Earned NAIA Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Crossroads League honors.  

2015 at Taylor: Competed in all six regular season races … Ran personal-best time of 26:54.5 during season-opener at Indiana Wesleyan Invite … Ended 21st at that meet and went on to finish inside the top-40 competitors in three races ... Took 35th at Crossroads League Championships.

2014 at Taylor: Raced in all six meets for TU … Scored in all but one meet during first collegiate campaign … Finished top-50 in each of first two races and ended with three such performances … Crossed in 22nd-of-146 at Crossroads League Championships … Posted sub-28:00 times in each of final five races … Posted season-best time of 27:07.4 at Crossroads League Championships … Finished 243rd-of-320 at NAIA National Championships.  

Prep: Three-time letterman for Ian Wilson at Homestead High … Earned pair of All-Summit Athletic Conference honors for the Spartans … Also competed on the track and field squad … Graduated with 4.1 grade-point average … Member of National Honor Society … Named AP Scholar with Honors … Member of Distinguished Academic Honor Roll.

Personal: Son of Keith and LeAnne Koteskey … Majoring in international studies and political science.

2017 Men's Cross Country Roster
Roster for 2017 Men's Cross Country Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
Sam BakerFR  Carmel, INCarmel
Joe BeamishSR  Dunedin, New ZealandJohn McGlashan
Micah BraggJR  Xenia, OHDayton Christian
Ben ByrdJR  Danville, INCovenant Christian
Stephen ChoSR  Fishers, INHamilton Southeastern
Alec DeVriesSR  Sioux City, IASioux City Bishop Heelan Catholic
Joey FergusonJR  Chanhassen, MNChanhassen
Daniel GerberFR  Danville, INDanville
Seth HardenJR  Arlington Heights, ILJohn Hersey
Sam HardyFR  North Muskegon, MINorth Muskegon
Garrett HendersonSO  Greenwood, INGreenwood
Tyler KoteskeySR  Fort Wayne, INHomestead
Connor LeggeSO  Midland, MIMidland
Shauntis LewisSO  Fort Wayne, INSnider
Landry LongJR  Whiteland, INWhiteland Community
Wes NoyesSR  Wheaton, ILWheaton North
Reid OttoSO  Carmel, INCarmel
Josh RothFR  Fishers, INFishers
Luke RovenstineFR  Overland Park, KSKansas City Christian
Andrew RunionFR  Fishers, INFishers
Kyle SheltonSR  Channahon, ILMinooka Community
Hunter SmithSO  Greenwood, INGreenwood
Jonathan TaylorSR  LaGrange, KYPortland Christian