|Hometown:||Western Springs, Ill.|
|High School:||Lyons Township|
2010-11: Helped the 200-yard freestyle relay win gold and set a pool record (1:34.40) at the America East Championships... Also helped win the 400 free relay and individually placed fourth in the 50 and 100 free and 11th in the 200 free at the conference meet... 200 free relay at the conference championships broke UMBC's program record... Swam on the 400 free relay (3:25.99) that broke the meet record at the Patriot Invitational... 50 free (23.67), 100 free (51.50) and 200 free (1:51.96) at the America East meet rank third, fifth and eighth, respectively, on UMBC's all-time list... Named to the America East All-Conference Team.
Background: Was a USA Swimming national qualifier in 2009 and a junior national qualifier in 2008 and 2009… A NISCA junior national qualifier in 2009… A 10-time Illinois State qualifier and a USA State water polo champion… Was the Comcast Player of the Game and leading scorer in the state final… Named to the West Suburban Senior Athletic Academic Team for 2009-10.
Personal: Only child of Chris and Jim Ronning… Visual Arts Major … Born June 3, 1992.