Ricky  Henahan

Ricky Henahan


Rochester, N.Y.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 167





SENIOR (2011-12)
Swam a first place NCAA B-cut time of 47.91 at the Tennessee Invitational... Won the 100 backstroke against Indiana University and Kentucky with a time of 48.33... Finished second at Louisville in the 100 back with a 48.77... Took home first in the 100 back at South Carolina with a 49.19... Swam a third place season-best time of 1:51.33 in the 200 back against Indiana University and Kentucky... Finished second in the 100 butterfly at South Carolina with a time of 50.08... Also swam the 100 freestyle against Louisville with a sixth place time of 46.34... Placed tenth at the Tennessee Invitational in the 50 free with a 20.62... Did a career best in 50 Freestyle during the SEC prelims with a time of 20.12... Placed 3rd in the 100 Backstroke during the SEC Championships with a time of 46.99... At the Last Chance meet, had a season best of 46.99 in the 100 Backstroke... Had a season best at the SEC-Prelimination with a time of 1:46.40 in the 200 Backstroke... Placed 15th in the 200 Backstroke at the SEC Championship with a time of 1:47.86... Finished 13th in the 100 Backstroke with a score of 47.26 at NCAAs.


JUNIOR (2010-11)
Against Louisville, won the 100 back in 48.93 seconds... In the 200 yard back placed second with a time of 1:49.93... Against Kentucky, placed second in the 50 free with a time of 20.86 seconds... Placed second in the 100 fly in 50.71... Finished second in the 100 back at Ohio State with a time of 48.74... Placed seventh in the 200 back in 1:54.11... At the Tennessee Invitational, placed second in the 50 free with a time of 20.86 seconds... Finished second in the 100 fly at 50.71... Won the 100 back against Virginia with a time of 48.75 seconds... Placed fifth with a time of 1:50.75 in the 200 back.

SOPHOMORE (2009-10)
Earned seven individual wins... Seven second or third place finishes... Led NCAA in 100 backstroke for 17 consecutive weeks (Oct. 23-Jan 20, 48.06, at Louisville; Jan. 20-Feb. 19, 47.40, at Georgia)... Played integral role in all five relays... SEC Championships: Earned bronze finish in 100 backstroke with a 46.70 mark... Swam a career-best 46.60 in prelims of 100 back... Finished fourth in 200 back with a career-best 1:42.74... Anchored 200 free relay that finished fifth with a 1:18.88 time... Anchored 400 free relay to a fourth-place finish at 2:54.12 ... Led off 200 medley relay that finished fourth with a 1:26.09 mark... Led off 400 medley relay team to a bronze finish with a 3:09.17 time... NCAA Championships: Earned honorable mentions as a part of four UT relays: 200 free relay (13th, 1:19.00); 800 free relay (16th, 6:31.82); 200 medley relay (9th, 1:25.96); 400 medley relay (10th, 3:08.56)... Earned individual honorable mention All-America certificate for 11th place finish (46.68) in 100 backstroke... Placed 26th in 200 backstroke (1:43.99)

FRESHMAN (2008-09)
Served as an integral part of Tennessee's 200 medley relay efforts last season ... Part of 200 medley relay team that broke UT school record (1:24.62) at SEC championships ... Scored in every competition of 2008-09 season ... Ranks fifth all-time at Tennessee in the 100 backstroke (47.14) ... Earned All-America certificate in sixth place 200 medley relay at NCAA championships

Three-time high school All-America... Two-time New York state champion... New York state record holder in 100 backstroke...

Born Nov. 20, 1989, in Rochester, N.Y..... Parents are Richard and Joanne Henahan

100 backstroke 46.60
200 backstroke 1:42.74
100 butterfly 48.86


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