Tyler Renton
Position: Throws
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Georgetown, Ontario, Canada
High School: Christ The King

Outdoor Collegiate Best
Javelin: 228-6.00 (69.66m), 2013

Finished fourth in the javelin at the Crimson Tide Invitational after throwing a distance of 213-07 (65.11m)... Opened his 2014 season with a second place finish in the javelin throw at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a throw of 221-03.00 (67.43m).

Finished 31st in the javelin at the NCAA Regional Championships with a distance of 200-10 (61.22)… Placed third in the Big 12 Championships in the javelin event after throwing a distance of 208-0.200 (63.46)… Set the OU track and field record in the javelin throw after throwing a distance of 228-6.00 (69.66) at the Dr. Pepper Classic en route to a first place finish… Finished sixth in the javelin competition at the Sun Angel Classic after he threw 205-07.00 (62.67m)… Won the javelin competition with a toss of 224-01.00 (68.31m) at the Arkansas Spring Invitational…Made his collegiate debut with the then third-best javelin performance in OU track and field history with a throw of 213.00 (65.19m), at the Tulsa Duels to win the event.

High School
Took 14th in the javelin at the 2011 World Youth Championships in France...Selected to Athletics Canada long-term development program for javelin...Qualified for the 2012 World Junior Championships in Barcelona, Spain, with a 67.8m toss. Finished 20th overall at the event...In his senior year, took second in javelin with a 61.43m toss and fourth in shot put with a 16.22 throw at the 2011 Ontario OFSAA Championships...Finished third in javelin at his first Ontario high school championship meet as a freshman, and followed with the championship title the following year as a sophomore.

Son of Glen and Christine Renton.

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