Tyler Branscombe
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Tyler Branscombe

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Year Freshman
Height 6-5
Hometown South Windsor, Conn.
Last School South Windsor
Club Team Northeast Connecticut Aquatics
Tyler Branscombe

Biography

Before Tech: A four-year letterwinner at South Windsor High School under head coach Rob Ensling … A three-time all-state selection (2016, 2017 and 2018) and a four-time all-conference honoree (2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018) … Was a 2018 Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) Boys state champion in the 100 free (45.50) … Also earned all-state honors by placing third overall in the 200 free (1:41.39) at the CIAC Boys State Championships … Was the runner-up in the 100 free with a time of 48.62 at the 2016 Connecticut Boys L Championships … Finished second in the 100 LCM free (52.27) at the 2018 Connecticut Swimming Senior Championships … Also placed eighth in the 100 LCM fly (58.93) and ninth in the 50 LCM free (24.07) at the Connecticut Swimming Senior Championships … Holds the South Windsor school record in the 200 medley relay (1:38.04), 200 free relay (1:24.72), the 100 free (45.50) and the 50 free (21.28) … Has posted top times of 21.16 in the 50 free, 45.50 in the 100 free and 1:41.05 in the 200 free … Named a 2018 NISCA all-American… Also a member of the Northeast Connecticut Aquatics club team … Two-time USA Swimming scholastic all-American… Named to honor roll all quarters of his high school academic career … A member of the math team and the National Honor Society.

Personal: Full name is Tyler Grant Branscombe… Born on September 15, 2000 in Hartford, Conn. … Son of Douglas Branscombe and Diana Grant … Has one sister Lauren… Uncle, Steve Branscombe, is a 1977 Georgia Tech graduate … Started swimming competitively at the age of six… Chose Tech because of the highly ranked engineering program, quality of athletics and the location of the campus… Intends to major in mechanical engineering.