Tyre Smith

2016 All Stars - East Team

Smith, Tyre

Defensive Back

5’9" 175

High School, Region: Detroit University Prep, 15

High School Coach: Antonio Ragland

College: Kentucky Christian University

Tracy and Reginald Smith are the parents of Tyre. Tyre has two brothers, Tkhari (21) and Tavis (16).

Tyre started his football career at the age of eight. He has played both defensive back and running back. Offensively, he was responsible for 30 rushing touchdowns and two 300 yard plus games. Defensively, he had ten interceptions of which six were returned for TD’s. He was also responsible for 57 solo tackles. For his efforts, Tyre was named both Offensive and Defensive Most Valuable Player. Tyre’s University Prep team had a great 2015 season, losing (7-3) only to the  Division 5 State Runners-Up, River Rouge.

Tyre was also a member of the Panthers’ track team.

Tyre gave credit to his two brothers for his success. He will continue his studies and playing career at Kentucky Christian University.



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