Tyler Tarsi
Tyler Tarsi
Year: Senior
Hometown: Nazareth, Pa.
High School: Nazareth Area
Position: 165
Major: Applied Mathematics

Senior • 2018-2019
Served as team tri-captain ... Went 7-9 and 3-5 in dual matches at 165 pounds ... Made his debut at the Ken Kraft Midlands Championships, going 3-2 at the tournament ... Earned a fall in his first match of the year, pinning Air Force's Harlan Steffensmeier in 3:29 ... Won his first dual match bout, an 8-3 decision over Crew Fullerton of Franklin & Marshall ... Earned dual match victories against Dale Tiongson of Princeton, 13-7, and Chris Mauriello of Hofstra, 9-5 ... Tallied a 17-4 major decision over Brandon Levesque of Sacred Heart at the EIWA Championships.

Junior • 2017-2018
Posted a career best 11-13 record at 157 and 165 pounds ... Appeared in three tournaments at 157 pounds ...Recorded a 3-2 mark at both the Keystone Classic, and the Franklin & Marshall Open ... Closed out a 4-5 mark in dual action with back-to-back decisions against Columbia and Hofstra ... Defeated Hofstra's Ricky Stamm in sudden victory, 6-4. 

Did not compete in 2016-2017

Sophomore • 2015-2016
Went 9-13 overall and 4-6 in dual meets ... Pinned two opponents and earned three technical falls and three decisions on the year ... Competed at Keystone Classic ... Saw action at the Cliff Keen Invitational ... Was second at Franklin & Marshall Open, going 4-1 ... Earned a major decision against Brendon Colbert, 12-4 ... Picked up a technical fall against Cornell's Kyle Simaz, 20-3 ... Earned a 17-0 technical fall against Bucknell's Zach Kelly ... Defeated Hofstra's Jahlani Callender, 4-0 ... Earned a 19-2 technicall fall against Ryan O'Connor of Drexel at EIWAs.

Freshman • 2014-2015
Owns a 6-8 overall record ... Has two pins, two major decisions and two decisions to his credit ... Picked up two victories on falls at 149 lbs. at Jonathan Kaloust Bearcat Open ... Won three matches and reached quarterfinals at Franklin & Marshall Open ... Pinned Sam Paulay of VMI at 0:49.

Before Harvard
Four-year letterwinner in wrestling at Nazareth Area High School and captained the team as a senior … Helped Nazareth take first at the 2014 district championship, a third-place finish at the 2014 Pennsylvania State Tournament and a fifth-place showing at the 2014 Beast of the East … Two-time state championships qualifier … Placed third at the regional tournament in both 2013 and 2014, and finished fourth at the 2014 Beast of the East … Also placed fourth at the district championship in 2014 after taking third in 2013 and seventh in 2012 … Named All-Area honorable mention as a junior and senior … Four-time recipient of the Nazareth Wrestling Scholar-Athlete award … Member of the National Honor Society and the Student Government Association … Future Business Leaders of America 2014 regional champion and also placed fourth in the region at the Science Olympiad in 2012 and 2013.