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Tyler McAlister | Athlete of the Week

By on May 6, 2016 at 11:46 am
Tyler McAlister

Tyler McAlister

The Republic-Times Athlete of the Week is Waterloo High School baseball standout Tyler McAlister. The senior righthander threw a complete game, one-hit shutout with 11 strikeouts to lead the Bulldogs to a 6-0 victory over Triad on Monday. With the win, Waterloo improved to 16-4 on the season and 6-0 in Mississippi Valley Conference play. McAlister is 6-1 with a 0.35 ERA and five complete games on the mound this spring and is also hitting .381 with 19 RBIs.

Corey Saathoff

Corey is the editor of the Republic-Times. He has worked at the newspaper since 2004, and currently resides in Columbia. He is also the principal singer-songwriter and plays guitar in St. Louis area country-rock band The Trophy Mules.