Ryan is the first Nittany Lion to ever achieve first team All-America status in the 100 freestyle competition
The Nittany Lions recorded four top-eight finishes in individual events on Wednesday
The Nittany Lion 400 freestyle relay team set a new McCoy Natatorium record with a time of 2:57.40
No.17 women and No. 19 men travel to Navy on Saturday
The Nittany Lions set Penn State season best times in all six events on Thursday
ACADEMIC ALL-BIG TEN (2013-14)
* - Penn State Record
2012-13: Was Penn State's distance events specialist ... Competed in the 1,650 freestyle event at the NCAA Championships (3/28-3/30) ... Swam a leg on the 800 freestyle relay team at the NCAA Championships ... Set the Penn State record in the 500 freestyle at the Big Ten Championships (2/27-3/2), finishing with a time of 4:18.56 ... The time hit the NCAA "B" qualifying standard ... Also reached the NCAA "B" qualifying mark in the 1,650 freestyle with a time of 15:06.03 and the 200 freestyle, finishing in 1:37.87 at the Big Ten Championships, a then-career record time ... Second on the team in victories for the season with eight, winning four times in the 500 freestyle vs. West Virginia (10/19), vs. Villanova (11/10), vs. Missouri State (1/12) and vs. Towson (2/2), while grabbing four wins in the 1,000 freestyle vs. West Virginia, vs. Villanova, vs. Missouri State and vs. Towson ... Owned the team's season best times in the 500, 1,000 and 1,650 freestyle events.
2011-12: Set two school records in the 1,000 freestyle, finishing with a time of 9:04.51 and the 1,650 freestyle, touching the wall in 15:05.32 at the Big Ten Championships (2/22-2/25/12) ... Swam the then-second-fastest 500 freestyle in Penn State history with a 4:20.99 mark at Big Tens ... Touched the wall in 1:39.25 at Big Ten Championships in the 200 freestyle.
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