|Hometown:||Mercer Island, WA|
|High School:||Mercer Island|
2009-10: Recorded first college win in 200 fly vs. Yale … Scored 21st in the 400 IM and 22nd in the 200 back at Ivy League Championships … Also swam 200 Fly at Ivy League Championships.
Before Brown: All-American (400 F.R.) 2008 & 2009 … Scholastic All-American 2007, 2008 & 2009 … National Honor Society … National Merit Commended Scholar.
Personal: Tyler Stephen Benster is the son of Richard and Sandra Benster of Palo Alto, California … Has one sister, Lindsay … Also lettered in cross country and track at Mercer Island High School.