Tyson played four years in the MJHL with the Winkler Flyers before moving to Brandon to attend Brandon University. He played four seasons for the Brandon Bobcats of the CIS. After graduating with an education degree in 2000, he remained in Brandon to teach and played a number of seasons with the Tiger Hills Hockey League’s Souris Elks and four years with the Steinbach Northstars senior team, making an Allan Cup appearance in 2009. Tyson has been a coach with the Brandon AAA midget Wheat Kings for the past seven seasons, three as an assistant coach and the last four as the head coach. He is also head coach of the AAA bantam Wildcats female program and scout for the Moose Jaw Warriors of the WHL.
Tyson resides in Brandon with his wife and two daughters and teaches physical education at Riverheights School.
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