Ryan  Harrison

Ryan Harrison

RS Senior

Londonderry, N. Ireland

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 175



SEC Medal Count
Gold: 1
2011: 200 Free
Silver: 1
2011: 800 FR
Bronze: 2
2011: 400 MR
2010: 400 MR

JUNIOR (2011-12)
Swam two meets during the fall season at the Tennessee Invitational and a dual meet at Louisville ... Posted the second-fasted time in the 200-yard freestyle all season, finishing in 1:38.87 at Louisville ... At the Tennessee Invitational he had the second-fastest time in the 500 free (4:29.39).

SOPHOMORE (2010-11)
Has two individual wins this season... Won the 200 free in the season opener against Louisville with a time of 1:39.82... Placed third with a time of 46.36 in the 100 free... Finished sixth in the 500 free with a time of 4:44.15... Against Ohio State, placed second in the 200 free with a 1:37.87 mark...Finished third swimming a season-best 45.58 in the 100 free... At the Tennessee Invitational, won the 200 free with a time of season-best 1:37.46... Finished second in the 200 free against Virginia with a time of 1:38.08... Placed fourth against Virginia in the 100 free in 45.92 seconds... Swam the anchor leg of the Vols 400 free relay that clinched a win over Virginia.

FRESHMAN (2009-10)
Won first collegiate event, the 200 freestyle at LSU (1:40.13)... Had five individual wins, all in the 200 free... Finished first or second in 200 free in every dual-meet and invitational... Scored in every event entered through the SEC championships... Versatile swimmer, competing in eight different events (100 free, 200 free, 500 free, 100 back, 200 free relay, 400 free relay, 800 free relay, 400 medley relay)... SEC Championships: Made Freshman All-SEC team for fifth-place finish in 200 freestyle (1:35.38)... Scored in 15th in 500 freestyle (4:25.16)... Led 400 free relay to a bronze finish (2:54.12)... Helped 800 free relay to score in fifth (6:28.75)... Led 400 medley relay to a fourth-place finish (3:09.17)... NCAA Championships: Finished 18th in 200 free with a career-best time of 1:35.07 ... Earned honorable mention All-America certificates for 10th place 400 medley relay (3:08.56), 13th place 200 free relay (1:19.00) and 16th place 800 free relay (6:31.82)

Redshirt ... Competed for Ireland in the World University Games in Serbia during the summer of 2009... Raced his way to semifinal performances in the 200-m freestyle at the World University Games ... Competed for Ireland in the World Championships in Rome during the summer of 2009 ... Finished 22nd in the 200 freestyle at the World Championships

Born June 10, 1989... Parents are David and Mandy Harrison

100 freestyle 44.45
200 freestyle 1:35.07
500 freestyle 4:25.16


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