Fresno State: (2003) Season-best 5K was 19:19, nearly a minute off her first 5K race of the season ... best 6K time was 24:42. (2002) Was a consistent competitor ... ran a 5K season-best time of 21:34 ... ran a 6K season-best time of 25:56 ... earned the Kiwanis Award for excellence in academics. (2001) Saw limited action as a freshman.
High School: Four-year letterwinner in track and field ... team captain her junior and senior years ... member of the school's record-holding 4 x 400-meter relay team, which finished third in the state ... three-time state qualifier ... member of leadership and black student union.
Personal: Born June 28, 1983 in Los Angeles, Calif. ... daughter of Jeffrey and Deborah Tyler ... has two brothers Jay and Brandon and one sister Zena ... lists her favorite athlete as Regina Jacobs ... chose to come to Fresno State for its cross country and track programs.