Ryan Kikuchi
Ryan Kikuchi
Year: Junior
Hometown: Temecula, CA
High School: Great Oak
Position: Back, IM

* School record Holder in 400 IM*
* Top 10 in 1000 Freestyle, 100 and 200 Backstroke and 200 IM*
* All Ivy 2nd team - 2010*

2009-10: Broke school record in 400 IM getting 2nd place at Ivy League Championship meet … Scored in 200 IM (10th) and 200 Backstroke (10th) at Ivy League Championship meet … Swam 7th fastest time in 100 Backstroke leading off 400 Medley relay ... Won the Joseph Watmough MVP Award.

2008-09: Scored in 200 IM (15th), 400 IM (9th) and 200 Backstroke (9th) at Ivy League Championship meet ... Won the Thomas R. Temple Coaches Award.

2007-08: Made finals in 400 IM (7th) and 200 Backstroke (7th) at EISL Championship meet … Scored in the 500 Freestyle at EISL Championship meet … Won the 200 Backstroke and 200 IM vs UPENN at Florida Atlantic U Invite … Won 1000 freestyle and 200 Backstroke in first college meet against UCONN.

Before Brown: Qualified for both Junior and Senior Nationals (200 back and 400 IM).

Personal: Ryunosuke Kikuchi is the son of Yoshitumi and Atsuko Kikuchi of Temecula, California … Has two siblings, Marko and Yunka … Enjoys snowboarding and going to the beach … Three-year letterwinner at Great Oak High School.