Awards & Honors:
2018 All-Sun Belt First Team
Sun Belt Defensive Player of the Week for Sept. 11, 2018
Sun Belt Defensive Player of the Week for Oct. 9, 2018
Fall 2018 Athletic Director's Honor Roll
Spring 2018 Athletic Director's Honor Roll
2018: Played and started in 19 matches to accumulate over 1,750 minutes in goal … Finished with a 10-6-3 record in goal and an unbeaten 2-0-2 record in conference play … Ranked second in the Sun Belt in goals against average (1.18), total saves (63) and shutouts (5) … Had a season-high six saves against Coastal Carolina (10/28) … Was the only player in the league to earn Defensive Player of the Week more than once in 2018 … His 1.18 goals against average is the fourth-lowest average in a season in GSU history … His five shutouts are tied for the fifth-most in a single season in program history … Finished the season in 10th place on the GSU career shutouts list.
2017: Did not see any action on the field.
2016 (Saint Jacinto College): Played in 22 matches to record 16 wins and six losses … Earned a 1.15 goals against the average and posted four shutouts … Helped the team to a 17-6-1 finish to win the NCAA Junior College South District and go to the NJCAA National Semifinals.
Prep: One-year letter winner at Cardinal Heenan Catholic High School in Liverpool, England … Also ran cross country/track … Earned the 2011 WKC English National Championship silver medal and the 2010 WKC English National Championship bronze medal in U15 kickboxing.
Personal: Paul Tyson was born on Dec. 27, 1996 in Liverpool, England … Son of Stephen and Maria Tyson … Has one older sister, Katherine … Intends to major in marketing.