Ryan Friedman
Ryan Friedman
Year: Senior
Hometown: Baltimore, Md.
High School: St. Paul's
Position: 141
Major: Integrative Biology
House Affiliation: Mather

Senior • 2018-2019
Earned the 2019 EIWA Academic Achievement Award ... Recorded a 5-15 record overall and was 3-7 in dual matches ... Was one of three wrestlers on the team to record a fall during the dual-match season ... Made his debut at the Jonathan Kaloust Bearcat Open ... Picked up his first win of the season by technical fall, 18-2, over Sacred Heart's Calvin Call at the Keystone Classic ... Won his final two matches of the dual season, pinning Jacob Martin of Hofstra and earning a 7-5 decision over Theo Powers of Brown ... Downed Powers by decision at the EIWA Championships.

Junior • 2017-2018
Posted a 10-15 record, including a 4-2 mark in dual matches ... Went 3-2 at the Keystone Classic with a 11-2 major decision against Sacred Heart's Shaun Williams ... Picked up one win at the Jonathan Kalhoust Open, and Franklin & Marshall Open ... Closed out the dual match action with back-to-back decision against Columbia's Alec Kelly, and Hofstra's Garrett Lambert ... Earned a 3-1 decision against Penn's Gianni Ghinone at the EIWA Championships. 

Sophomore • 2016-2017
Posted a 4-6 record on the season … Went 3-2 at the Jonathan Kaloust Bearcat Open … Won via major decision over Campbell’s Reid White at the Franklin & Marshall Open.

Freshman • 2015-2016
Went 8-5 overall with five decisions ... Posted a 1-2 record at Binghamton Open ... Went 2-2 at Keystone Classic ... Placed third at Franklin & Marshall Open, going 5-1.

Before Harvard
Wrestled all four years ... Two-time captain ... Placed first at NHSCA Senior Nationals ... Was third at Freshmen Nationals and Junior Nationals ... Maryland Independent state champion in 2013 and 2015 ... Four-time Maryland Independent Athletic Association ... Three-time first-team All-Baltimore Metro ... Three-time first-team Maryland All-Academic selection ... Had a career record of 185-34 ...  Member of Model UN ... Brother, Eric, is a senior on the Penn wrestling team.