Tyler Kral
Tyler Kral

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Crown Point, Ind.

High School:
Crown Point

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 285

Birthdate:
08/12/1994



01/29/2015

NOTES // at No. 4 Ohio State, No. 14 Illinois

Weekend includes final road dual of the season and BTN broadcast on Sunday.

01/18/2015

Pair of Boilermakers Post Top-10 Upsets in Loss to No. 5 PSU

Danny Sabatello (133) and Doug Welch (157) each upset seventh-ranked opponent.

01/16/2015

Purdue Cages 19th-ranked Wildcats in Holloway, 22-17

Unranked Boilermakers defeat third ranked team of season, improves to 4-0 at home.

01/15/2015

NOTES // No. 19 Northwestern, at No. 5 Penn State

Boilermaker grapplers split home and away this weekend in B1G action.

01/11/2015

Welch Trio Sweeps as Purdue Falls to Wisconsin, 22-13

Luke Welch records 14 takedowns in first career technical fall at 125 pounds.

2013-14 | REDSHIRT FRESHMAN | 285
Posted a 4-6 record in rookie campaign ... wrestled in three tournaments: Michigan State Open, Concordia (Wis.) Open and Cleveland State Open ... first career win was a 1:24 fall.

2012-13 | FRESHMAN
Redshirted ... did not compete during initial season at Purdue.

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year letterwinner in wrestling at Crown Point High School ... eleven varsity letters at Crown Point (three in football, four in wrestling, four in track and field) ... Indiana state champion as a senior (220) 44-2 (122-8 career), took third at 215 pounds a senior ... two-time academic all-state and four-year honor roll student ... received Crown Point Blanket Award for students with at least a 3.0 GPA, seven letters and a championship award ... President of the Crown Point athletic counsel ... eighth in state in the shot put as a senior ... all-state tight end as a junior and senior.

PERSONAL
Born on August 12, 1994, in Virginia Beach, Va. ... full name is Tyler Michael Kral ... son of Rand of Michele Kral ... has one brother, Morgan, and a sister, Reece ... enjoys hanging out with friends and sports ... majoring in Mechanical Engineering Technology.

CAREER STATISTICS
Year Wt. W L Pct. F TF MD D Other T2 E1 R2 NF2 NF3 Bk. Pts.
2013-14 285 4 6 .400 1 0 0 1 2 0* 5* 0* 0* 0* 0*
Totals 4 6 .400 1 0 0 1 2 0 5 0 0 0 0