Personal Bests (as of June 2017):
3,000 Steeple: 9:14.14
Indoor (Jr.): Earned bronze at the UW-Parkside Classic in the mile race after he finished at the 4:24.74 mark ... Landed a top-five finishes, at fifth place, for his 8:59.92 effort in the 3000-meter.
Outdoor (Jr.): Topped all competition at the Marquette duals in the steeplechase as he finished in 9:29.66 ... At the BIG EAST Championships, Ryan placed fifth in the steeplechases, as well as setting a new PR, when he crossed the finish line at the 9:14.14 mark.
Cross Country (Jr.): Placed in Marquette's top-seven in four of the five meets he competed in ... Placed 29th overall at the UW-Parkside as he finished is 8k in 26:53.7 ... Was the sixth Golden Eagle to cross the line at the NCAA Regional meet and 142nd overall for a 33:30.3 10k time.
Indoor (So.): Participated in the mile, 3,000- and 5,000-meter runs in the indoor season ... Placed sixth at the Jack Jennett Invitational in the mile with a time of 4:32.28 ... Took eighth in the mile at both the John Tierney Quadrangular (4:32.54) and Wisconsin Open (4:30.36) ... Finished ninth place at the UW Parkside Classic in the 3,000-meter run (9:13.50).
Outdoor (So.): Competed in the 800-, 1,500- and 5,000-meter runs, and the 3,000-meter steeplechase ... Finished sixth the 3,000-meter steeplechase (9:26.88) and 17th in the 5,000-meter run (15:47.47) at the BIG EAST Championships ... Took second place in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the UW Whitewater Drake Alternative Meet (9:47.48) ... Finished top-ten at the Gibson Invitational in the 3,000-meter steeplechase with a time of 9:29.19.
Cross Country (So.): Competed in four races during his sophomore season ... Placed fifth at the Bradley 'Pink' Classic, clocking in with a time of 26:23.1 on the course that measured just shy of 5 miles.
Indoor (Fr.): Competed in the mile, 3,000 and 5,000-meter races during his freshman indoor season ... Earned first individual race victory in the 3,000 meters at the Panther TuneUp with a time of 9:01.20.
Outdoor (Fr.): Took sixth place in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships with a personal-best time of 9:25.69 ... Earned first outdoor individual win in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Benedictine Twilight.
Cross Country (Fr.): Ran in five races during freshman campaign, including the BIG EAST Championships, where he placed 62nd overall with an 8K time of 26:37.2.
Prior to Marquette: Ryan earned four letters in both cross country and track and field at Kenosha St. Joseph's ... Served as team cross country and track and field team captain as a junior and senior ... Four-time all-conference performer in cross country and track and field as St. Joseph's captured team conference titles in each sport all four years ... Also first team all-county and all-state honorable mention in cross country as a sophomore, junior and senior ... Academic all-state in both sports all four seasons ... In addition to cross country team league titles, helped St. Joseph's to sectional titles every season and a state championship as a freshman ... Held a 5-kilometer personal best of 15:39 in cross country ... Top high school times of 1:58.14 in the 800, a time of 4:24 in the 1,600 and 9:26 in the 3,200.
Personal: Ryan was born in Kenosha, Wisconsin and is the second oldest of five children to Sean and Molly Ryan ... Has an older brother, Michael, and three younger sisters, Catherine, Annemarie and Sarah ... Plans to major in exercise physiology.
BIG EAST Outdoor Championships
3,000-meter steeplechase: 5th (9:14.14)
BIG EAST Indoor Championships
BIG EAST Outdoor Championships
5,000-meter run: 17th (15:47.47)
3,000-meter steeplechase: 6th (9:26.88)
3,000-meter steeplechase: 6th (9:25.69)