|College:||Iowa Western CC|
IOWA WESTERN: Played in 40 games for the Reivers during the 2013 season ... amassed a .354 batting average in 113 plate appearances while knocking in 32 runs ... posted a .446 on-base percentage and a .593 slugging percentage ... he pitched 43.0 innings while giving up 14 earned runs for a 2.93 ERA in his freshman season.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played at Millard West High School in Omaha, Neb.
PERSONAL: Born Tyler Ware on Feb. 18, 1992, in Omaha, Neb. ... parents are Ron Ware and Sue Kennedy ... has four siblings ... signed with the Islanders because it's a small school doing big time things.