Tyler Hamer, a Biomechanics Pitching Lab researcher, has a M.S. in Biomechanics from the University of Nebraska – Omaha. As a former NCAA D1 pitcher for the University of Nebraska –  Omaha and the University of Illinois, pitching has been an integral part of his life. Throughout his athletic career, he has been a part of a Big Ten Championship winning team as well as a Summit League Championship. Tyler pitched for the Crystal Lake Cardinals summer collegiate team in 2014 and 2015. After spending two decades studying and perfecting the art of pitching as an athlete, he is now combining his distinguished athletic background with his experience in biomechanics to provide a unique foundation for sport performance and injury prevention.