Tyler Nelson
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Napa, Calif.

High School:
Vintage HS '99

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 195

Position:
D

Major:
Biological Science

2001: SECOND TEAM ALL-CCAA... Played and started all 21 games... Only assist of season came in double OT loss at UC San Diego (9/28)... Took just three shots on season.

2000: Played in 17 games, started eight, including final six... Only assist of season came in final game against San Francisco State (10/28)... Part of defensive line than allowed just 1.05 goals per game.

1999: Played in eight games as a reserve... Had goal and assist in 3-1 home win over Sonoma (10/30) for only scoring output.

VINTAGE HS ?99: Lettered four years in soccer... Earned co-defensive MVP of Monticello Empire League as a junior and senior... Crushers went 34-4-3 during those years... Also named first team all-county... Competed in wrestling, tennis as a freshman.

PERSONAL: Born Aug. 15, 1980 in Napa, Calif.... Biological sciences major, considering career in oral surgery... Nicknamed ?Smalls?... Played club soccer for DVSC.