University of Iowa Athletics

Joe Tyler

Height 6-4
Class Sr.
Hometown Corby, England
High School Culford School

Hawk Items — Earned nine points competing on the ITF World Tennis Tour in the Summer of 2019… advanced to the Round of 16 in the ITF World Tennis Tour 25k event in Dublin, Ireland.

Spring 2020 — Won six singles matches, including five at No. 3… dropped No. 114 Reed Collier of Texas Tech in three sets… Tyler/Clegg posted an 8-4 record, including totaling five wins at No. 3, before the season was canceled by the Big Ten Conference and NCAA on March 12, due to concerns of coronavirus (COVID-19)… letterwinner.

Fall 2019 — Partnered with Oliver Okonkwo to win three straight matches to finish as runners-up at the Big Ten Indoor Championships… won four consecutive matches to capture the Consolation Championships at the Big Ten Indoor Championships.

Spring 2019 – Recorded 10 singles victories, primarily playing on courts three, four, and five… his five Big Ten singles wins were third most on the team… won three of his final four singles decisions… won 11 doubles matches, including eight with partner Nikita Snezhko at No. 3… won four of their final five doubles decisions… letterwinner.

Fall 2018 – Won eight singles matches… won five doubles matches.

Spring 2018 — Won 14 doubles matches, including recording a career-best seven match win streak between March 4-April 6 with partner Jake Jacoby on court three… recorded four doubles wins over Big Ten opponents, including Ephron/Fasano at the Big Ten Championships… won 16 singles matches… had three three-match win streaks in singles… beat No. 103 ranked Aron Hiltzik of Illinois… recorded six singles victories over Big Ten opponents… letterwinner.

Fall 2017 — Won three singles matches… won three doubles matches (two with Kareem Allaf; one with Will Davies).

Junior Career — Posted a singles career record of 33-15 (.687) on the junior circuit… registered a 45-10 (.818) doubles record on the junior circuit… reached an ITF ranking as high as 210… men’s Open ranking in Great Britain is No. 28… UK U18 Ranking is No.2… ITF Singles Runner Up in Portugal 2016… collected ITF singles titles in Doha, Qatar, and Malmo, Sweden, in 2016… played doubles with classmate Will Davies at tournaments in England and Moldova in 2014; Finland, Croatia, and Macedonia in 2015; and Quatar and Sweden in 2016.

Personal – Born on November 1, 1998… economics major… son of James and Jane Tyler… has three siblings Adam, Jamie, and Rob.

Season (Doubles) #1 #2 #3 Big Ten Dual Tourn. Overall Pct.
2017-18 1-0 13-8 3-3 14-8 3-2 17-10 .630
2018-19 0-1 11-10 5-6 11-11 5-2 16-13 .552
2019-20 1-0 2-1 5-3 8-4 5-3 13-7 .552
Career 2-0 2-2 29-21 8-9 33-23 13-7 46-30 .605
Season (Singles) #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 Big Ten Dual Tourn. Overall Pct.
2017-18 1-1 8-9 7-3 6-5 16-13 3-4 19-17 .528
2018-19 2-1 2-4 4-4 2-4 5-5 10-13 8-5 18-18 .500
2019-20 0-1 1-3 5-2 1-0 6-6 5-5 11-11 .500
Career 0-1 4-5 15-15 11-7 2-4 12-10 32-32 16-14 48-46 .511