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CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE - 2013
Tyler Milton posted a season-best of 140-2 (42.72) in the discus at the Cal State LA Invitational (Apr. 6) where he placed 10th ... threw a personal-best of 131-8 (40.14) in the hammer at the season-opening Northridge Invitational (Mar. 16). INDOOR SEASON: did not compete during the indoor season.
Milton qualified for the discus final at the Big West Championships (May 12) ... finished 11th with a career-best of 148-10 (45.36) ... also posted a season-best of 121-8 in the hammer at the Cal State LA Twilight Open (Apr. 19). INDOOR SEASON: did not compete during the indoor season.
Had Cal State Northridge's best mark in the discus with a best of 141-0 (42.98) at the Northridge Invitational ... also posted a season-best of 41-2.25 (12.55) in the shot put at the CSUN meet. INDOOR SEASON: did not compete during the indoor season.
Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons for the Matadors.
MAYFAIR HIGH SCHOOL
Competed in track & field, football and wrestling at Mayfair High School in Lakewood, Calif. ... finished first in the discus in every league track meet he competed in ... was the Suburbal League discus champion in 2009 as well as Most Valuable Field Athlete for the Monsoons ... was named CIF Scholar-Athlete in 2008 for the Mayfair football team ... the football team won a pair of league championships in 2007 and 2008 ... graduated in 2009 with a 3.3 grade point average.
Born May 1, 1991 in Los Angeles, Calif. ... parents are Tamla and Troy Milton ... has one brother, Troy II and one sister, Taryn ... Troy attends Cal State Dominguez Hills ... favorites include the Denver Nuggets and forward Carmelo Anthony, the TV show "Family Guy" and the movie "Step Brothers" ... says he chose Cal State Northridge for the "great sports and academics as well as the atmosphere "... says the best thing about being an athlete is "the competition and success" ... major is Biology.
Discus: 148-10 (45.36) - Big West Championships (5/12/12)
Hammer: 131-8 (40.14) - Northridge Invitational (3/16/13)