Ryan Vander Meulen

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Player profile

  • Hometown Ann Arbor, Mich.
  • Last School Skyline
  • Year Senior

Career Honors | Bests
• Academic All-Big Ten (18)
• Ohio State Scholar-Athlete (17, 18, 19)

As A Junior (2018-19)
• Finished 16th in the 200 Free (1:40.76) at the Shamrock Invitational.
• Registered a season-best 1000 Free time of 9:43.83 against Florida and Kentucky.
• Placed 11th in the 1650 Free with a career-best 1650 Free time of 15:40.30; also finished 11th in the 500 Free with a season best of 4:26.17.
• Claimed third in the 100 Free (46.54) vs. Denison.
• No. 3 on the team in the 500 Free; No. 4 in the 1650 Free.

As A Sophomore (2017-18)
• Posted a career-best 200 Free time of 1:36.27 and a career-best 1650 Free time of 15:45.10 at the Big Ten Championships.
• Also posted a season-best 500 Free time of 4:21.93 at the Big Ten Championships.
• Placed third in the 1000 Free with a personal-best time of 9:28.78 vs. Alabama; also placed third in the 500 Free (4:35.91).
• Opened the season with a fourth-place finish in the 200 Free (1:41.25) against Kenyon.

As A Freshman (2016-17)
• Competed in the Big Ten Championships for the Buckeyes.
• Placed second in the 200 Free at the Dual meets against Miami (OH) and Cleveland State.
• Recorded a third place finish in the 200 Free at the meet against Cincinnati, Oakland, and Kenyon.
• Finished fifth in the 500 Free at the Dual meet against Michigan.
• Finished in eleventh place at the Big Ten Championships in the 500 Free.
• Third fastest time in the 200 Free for the Buckeyes with a time of 1:36.28.
• Recorded the third fastest time in the 500 Free for the Buckeyes with a time of 4:21.24