Mitch

Tyndall

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All-Around
Height: 5'7"
Weight: 145
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
High School: Holy Cross High School
Club: Taiso Gymnastics Club
Club Coach: Markos Baikas

Bio

Honors & Awards

  • Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2017; Spring 2018)
  • Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2018)
  • 2016 Peter Vidmar Invitational All-Around Champion
  • 2016 Provincial All-Around Champion
  • 2015 University of Calgary International Cup All-Around Champion
  • 2015 Provincial All-Around Champion
  • Canadian Junior National Team Member (2012, 2013)

2019 (Season Outlook)
Mitch Tyndall is an all-arounder and looks to make spots in the lineup on all six events. After redshirting his first season at Nebraska, Tyndall hopes to have an impressive first competitive season in 2019. A member of the Tom Osborne Citizenship Team and the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll, he expects to continue to make an impact in the classroom and in the community.

2018 (Redshirt)
Tyndall redshirted his first season at Nebraska, while working to make the adjustment to collegiate gymnastics. He focused on working on all events in order to prepare him for his first competitive season in 2019. Tyndall supported his team and his community outside of the gym, earning spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the fall and spring semesters of 2017-18. He also earned a spot on the Tom Osborne Citizenship Team in 2018.

Before Nebraska
A 5-7 all-arounder, Tyndall competed for Taiso Gymnastics Club under the direction of Coach Markos Baikas. Tyndall's impressive resume includes a top finish in the all-around at the 2015 University of Calgary International Cup, as well as a first place all-around finish at the 2016 Peter Vidmar Invitational in Los Angeles, Calif. Additionally, Tyndall claimed the Provincial All-Around Title in 2015 and 2016. Tyndall was also a member of the Canadian Junior National Team from 2012 to 2013. 

“Mitch Tyndall is a dynamic and powerful gymnast who will help us on all six events immediately,” Head Coach Chuck Chmelka said. “Mitch also excels in the classroom and I am honored and proud to have him join our team."

Personal
Tyndall is the son of Don and Janice Tyndall. He has two brothers, Wyatt and Jesse. Wyatt is sophomore on the Penn State gymnastics team and Jesse is a member of the Canadian Junior National Team. Mitch earned spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the fall and spring semesters of 2017-18.

 

Tyndall attended Holy Cross High School where he was a four-time member of the honor roll. Mitch also played baseball, football and hockey. In his free time, he enjoys dirt biking, fishing, wakeboarding and hunting.

Mitch on Nebraska

“I chose Nebraska because of the integrity of the coaching staff and the great group of guys that make up the team,” Tyndall said. “Nebraska offers everything that an incoming freshman looks for.”

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