Crusaders Men's Track & Field BIO
Tyson Youngs
Player Profile:
Tyson Youngs 2288688
Position: Jumps
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
High School: La Jolla

2015-2016:

  • Competed in the long jump and triple jump events
  • Cleared season-best distances in the long jump (5.71m) at the Central Connecticut Invitational (4/2) and in the triple jump (12.16m) at Maine (2/6)

2014-2015:  

  • Competed in the long jump and triple jump
  • Posted season-best distances in long jump (5.77m) at the Holy Cross Classic and triple jump (12.68m) at the Holy Cross Invitational.

Before Holy Cross:

  • Played three years of varsity baseball at La Jolla High School under head coach Gary Frank
  • Captained the team as a senior and was awarded the Gold Glove
  • Named second team All-League as a senior
  • A two-time All-Academic selection
  • Chosen to the 2013 San Diego Players to Watch list
  • Played three years of varsity basketball under coaches Kamal Assaf and Paul Baranowski
  • Played one year of varsity football for coach Rey Hernandez
  • Member of the Mad Dogs ABD club baseball team under coach Mark Youngs.

Personal:

  • Son of Tyrone and Teri Youngs
  • Father played football at San Diego State University
  • Has one sister (Savannah)
  • Majoring in Political Science

Youngs’ Top Performances

Event

Dist.

Meet (Date)

Long Jump

5.88m

New Hampshire (4/4/2015)

Triple Jump

12.68m

Holy Cross Invitational (4/18/2015)