Ryan Sittig
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    Ryan Sittig

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Austin, TX

    High School:
    LASA

    Height:
    6-3

    Event:
    Free/IM

    2009-10 Highlights: Competed in several dual meets throughout the season ... specialiazes in the 500, 1000 and 1650 freestyle events.... also swam the 200 back and 200 & 400 medley events.

    High School: Lettered four years in swimming for coach Lee Willing ... state champion in the 500 freestyle ... three-time NISCA All-American ... lettered in baseball one year ... also swam for the Longhorn Aquatics Club, coached by Doug Rusk ... member of the National Honor Society.

    Personal: Member of cadet squadron 35 ... son of Loren and Maureen Sittig ... major is biochemistry ... aspires to become a doctor or pilot ... nicknames is patches ... on the commandan't list both semesters as a freshman ... hobbies include shooting, US History and boating ... favorite food is fajitas ... favorite movie is Master and Commander ... person in history he'd like to meet is Gen. Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson ... biggest influence on his sports career has been his father ... favorite athlete is Vince Young ... if he could be on any reality TV show, it would be The Deadliest Catch ... on his iPod: Alan Jackson, Kevin Fowler, George Strait, Wiz Khalifa and Lil' Wayne ... Favorite quote is: "To be prepared for war is one of the most effective means of preserving peace." -George Washington.

    Inside Men's Swimming