CLASS OF 2015
TIM BLAISDELL ‘85
Tim Blaisdell, a 1985 Lyons High School graduate, was an outstanding three sport athlete and a straight A student.
Tim was a three year starter on the Varsity Basketball Team. He scored over 800 points and had over 500 rebounds playing center. His senior year he averaged 20.6 points and 10 rebounds per game. His team went to three straight Section V championship games and Tim was named to the Section V All-Tourney Team all three years. His senior year he was also 1st Team All-Wayne County and All-Greater Rochester. He played on the collegiate level at RIT and Ithaca.
Tim also played three years on the Varsity Baseball Team. He was a pitcher and played 1st base. His junior year he was named to the All-Wayne County 2nd Team as a pitcher. His senior year, he was named to the All-Wayne County 1st Team as a pitcher. Tim was the #1 pitcher for Lyons both his junior and senior years. He also led the team in batting average in his senior year. Tim was invited to the Cincinnati Reds tryout in the summer of 1985 and was a walk on for RIT in 1986.
His football career was cut short by a broken jaw received while playing starting quarterback his junior year. Tim ended his high school career by being named Male Athlete of the Year his senior year.
Tim currently lives in Wethersfield, Connecticut with his wife Kelly, who is a high school math teacher. They have two sons, Timmy (16) and Jack (14). Tim is Vice President in charge of Business Development Strategy at MDS Aero Corporation.