Star Athlete

Meet CHKD Sports Med's Star Athletes

They row! They wrestle! They dribble and swim! Click here to meet just a few of the local athletes who turn to CHKD Sports Medicine for star treatment when they have athletic injuries.

Tyra Byrd, Softball

Tyra Byrd

Age: 13

School: Hines Middle School

Sport(s): Softball

Proudest sports moment: Being District Seven champions and going to the state tournament.

Three songs on my playlist: "We are Young" by FUN, "Eye of the Tiger" by One Direction and "What Makes You Beautiful" by One Direction.

Pregame ritual: Pray, warm up, listen to a song that gets me pumped up.

Sports heroes: Cat Osterman, Mark Teixeira and Tavonna Byrd.

College team I love: Florida Gators.

Professional teams I love: New York Yankees.

Three wishes for my future:

  • A college scholarship.
  • Attend the University of Florida.
  • Go pro.