Ryan Thrush
Ryan Thrush
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Brookville, Pa.
High School: Brookville Area
Position: Middle Distance
Major: Environmental Science and Engineering
House Affiliation: Dunster

Career Bests:
400m - 49.32
500m - 1:03.68
600m - 1:20.98
800m - 1:51.00
1000m - 2:25.65

Ran his first 600 and recorded a time of 1:20.28 at the Harvard vs Penn match… Achieved a career best of 1:03.68 in the 500 at the Ivy League Indoor Track and Field Championships.

(Indoor) First Team All-Ivy (4x800m relay) with a time of 7:32.66 … Ran a career-best 2:25.65 in the 1000m at the Boston University Season Opener for first (Dec. 2) … Hit career-bests in three back-to-back meets with a 49.32 in the 400m at the Crimson Elite (Feb. 2), a 1:03.93 in the 500m at the Boston University Bruce Lehane Scarlet and White Invitational (Feb. 3) and a 1:51.00 in the 800m at the Boston University David Hemery Valentine Invitational (Feb. 9-10) ... In his collegiate debut, placed 15th in the HYP Meet (Sep. 15).

Before Harvard:
400m - 48.57
800m - 1:50.89

"Ryan is talented and hardworking; he possesses the ideal mix of athleticism and discipline. He'll arrive at Harvard with the ability to contend for important relay sports and could develop into an individual scorer as a freshman or sophomore." – Coach Saretsky