Kobe's Quote: "Tommy comes back after sitting out last year with an injury. He was one of our the top swimmers in Conference USA as a sophomore and we are excited to have him back competing once again."
At ECU: Varsity letterwinner ... 2009 Conference USA Championship Finalist ... Earned all-conference honors in 2009 ... Ranks among the school's all-time top 10 in the 100 and 200 breaststroke and the 200 IM ... Member of the varsity record-holding 400-medley relay team.
Before ECU: Competed for the Marieta Marlins coached by Yit Aun Lim ... Junior National Qualifier ... Senior Sectional Finalist ... Academic All-American ... Finalist at the Georgia high school championships.
Personal: Born July 8, 1989 ... Parents are Ann and Thomas Ryan.
Top Times: 100 Breast - 55.22; 200 Breast - 2:01.93; 200 IM - 1:53.38