Ryan Lawson
Ryan Lawson
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Ponte Vedra, Fla.
High School: Tappan Zee (N.Y.)
Position: Distance Free
Major: Information Systems

2018-19:

  • Posted personal bests in the 500 free (4:32.95) and 400 IM (4:05.81) at the America East Championships.
  • Finished sixth in the 1000 free (10:01.93) and eighth in the 500 free (4:55.08) at East Carolina.
  • Had personal bests against VMI in the 100 fly (56.07) and 200 fly (2:02.64).
  • Finished 22nd at the Patriot Invitational in the 1650 free with a time of 16:54.96.
  • Placed seventh in the 1000 free with a time of 10:21.77 and eighth in the 500 free with a time of 5:09.15 against Towson.
  • Against William and Mary, finished sixth in the 1000 free (10:22.83) and eighth in the 500 free (5:08.06).
  • In his collegiate debut against Johns Hopkins and Delaware, finished fourth in the 1000 free with a time of 10:00.41.

BACKGROUND:

  • Earned a third place finish in the 1500 free (16:13.21) at the Metropolitan Senior Championships LCM in 2018
  • In 2017, was named a USA Swimming Scholastic All-American
  • Swam for Condors Swim Club

PERSONAL:

  • Son of John and Laurie Lawson
  • Has two siblings, Taylor and Olivia
  • Dad swam at Clemson
  • Majoring in information systems