Tyler recently joined the team in May 2023 as our Rapid City Reporter.
A graduate from Black Hills State University was the former Director of Communications for the Rapid City Marshals indoor football team, where he still does play-by-play for all their home games.
Tyler was born in Spearfish, SD. However, grew up in Rapid City. A graduate from Stevens High School in 2009 and finished up at BHSU in 2021. After graduation Tyler worked as a summer intern at Fox Sports Rapid City before moving to the Marshals in late 2021 as their Social Media Manager/Graphics Designer.
In 2018 BHSU introduced a Sports Media program under Mass Communications which lead Tyler in this direction. While in college, Tyler worked for various media outlets on BHSU’s campus. Sending time as a writer for the Jacket Journal, Sports Reporter for BHSU Media, as well as running a sports radio show twice a week for 2 years on The Buzz FM KBHU. Tyler has a degree in Mass Communications with emphasis in both Sports Media as well as Integrated Media, and a Minor in Athletic Coaching.
For the past 9 years Tyler has been the Head Varsity Coach for the Boys Soccer team at Sturgis Brown High. Tyler also holds a National C coaching license and has coaches at various clubs and age groups from U13 and up.
In early 2022 Tyler stated Mosaic MC with his brother Jacob. Mosaic MC is a local media group that provides coverage of high school sports, as well as the semi professional teams in the Black Hills.
My wife Meghan and I have 3 beautiful children named Scarlett, Onyx and Emerald. Meghan is an educator and the glue to our family. Our kids are the best combination of humor, creativity and explorers that could be created.
I’m excited to be able to cover my home area of the Black Hills!