Tyler Kral
Tyler  Kral

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Crown Point, Ind.

High School:
Crown Point

Height / Weight:
6-2 / HWT

Birthdate:
08/12/1994



03/03/2015

2015 B1G Wrestling Championships Central

March 7-8 // St. John Arena // Columbus, Ohio

03/02/2015

B1G Wrestling Championships Pre-Seeds Announced

Nine Boilermakers earn pre-seeds for championships March 7-8 in Columbus, Ohio.

02/19/2015

NOTES // Indiana

Six seniors will be honored before No. 25 Boilermakers take on in-state rival Indiana Friday.

02/13/2015

NOTES // Michigan State

No. 24 Boilermakers are back in action in Holloway Gymnasium Sunday at 1 p.m. ET.

02/08/2015

Trio of Purdue Grapplers Win in Loss to No. 16 Michigan

Danny Sabatello, Nick Lawrence and Pat Robinson scored decisions for the Boilermakers.

CAREER RECORDS
Overall Record // 12-26
Dual Record // 2-12
B1G Dual Record // 0-5
Tournament Record // 10-14
Decisions // 7-20
Major Decisions // 1-5
Technical Falls // 0-0
Falls // 2-0
Shutouts // 3-3


2014-15 // REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE // 285
Season Record // 8-20
Dual Record // 2-12
B1G Dual Record // 0-5
Tournament Record // 6-8
Decisions // 6-14
Major Decisions // 1-5
Technical Falls // 0-0
Falls // 1-0
Shutouts // 3-3

Tournaments
• Competed at Michigan State Open (unattached) (11/2)
• Placed sixth at Roadrunner Open (11/16)
• Competed at Midlands Championships (12/29)
• Competed at B1G Championships (3/7)

• Competed at ASICS UWW University Nationals 125 kg (5/30)

Season Notes
• First season as 285-pound starter ... appeared in 14 of 18 duals
• Of the 10 nationally ranked opponents faced, half of them were listed sixth or higher
• Began season with an 8-0 major decision over Arthur Bunce of Northern Illinois at Michigan State Open
• Rallied from first-round loss at Roadrunner Open to win four straight decisions on his way to a sixth-place showing
• Closed out 39-6 dual victory over Indiana Tech with his first career dual pin, sticking Kegan Clark-Sanchez in 2:15
• Clinched Purdue's 39-0 shutout of SIU Edwardsville with a come-from-behind a 4-3 decision over Chris Johnson in the final bout

2013-14 // REDSHIRT FRESHMAN // 285
Season Record // 0-0
Dual Record // 0-0
B1G Dual Record // 0-0
Tournament Record // 4-6
Decisions // 1-6
Major Decisions // 0-0
Technical Falls // 0-0
Falls // 1-0
Shutouts // 0-0

Tournaments
• Competed at Michigan State Open (11/9)
• Competed at Concordia (Wis.) Open (11/23)
• Competed at Cleveland State Open (12/14)

Season Notes
• First career win was a 1:24 fall at Concordia (Wis.) Open

2012-13 // FRESHMAN
• Redshirted

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 & 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
• Full Name: Tyler Michael Kral
• Major: Mechanical Engineering Technology
• Birthday: August 12, 1994
• City Born: Virginia Beach, Virginia
• Parents: Rand and Michele Kral
• Siblings: One brother, Morgan, and a sister, Reece