|| Kyle Ransom
200 Free Relay - 2005, 2006
400 Free Relay - 2005
200 Free Relay - 2006
National Competition: Won the bronze medal as a member of the United States 400 freestyle relay team that competed at the 2005 World University Games ... Competed at the 2004 USA Swimming National Championships, taking eighth in the 100 free ... Finished 12th in the 100 free at the U.S. World Trials.
2005-06 Season (Junior): Swam the third leg on the Pac-10 winning 200 free relay (1:17.54) team ... Also a member of the Pac-10 runnerup 400 free relay ... Also swam the 50 and 100 free, and the 100 back at the conference meet ... Later at the NCAA Championship, gained All-American honors as a member of the 200 free relay at the NCAA Championship.
2004-05 Season (Sophomore): Helped Stanford to a second place finish at the NCAA's as a member of the 200 free relay team (fourth place) and the 400 free relay team (eighth place) ... Placed seventh at the Pac-10 Championship in the 100 free ... At the Pac-10 Championship, placed fifth in the consolation final (13th overall) in the 100 backstroke with a time of 49.94.
2003-04 Season (Freshman): Swam a season-best 1:49.84 in the 200 backstroke at the Pac-10 Championship ... Clocked his best time in the 200 IM against California with a 1:50.47.
High School: A 2003 graduate of St. Xavier High School in Cincinnati, Ohio ... A four-year letter winner ... Coached by Jim Brower ... A four-time all-city selection ... The 2003 Swimmer of the Year ... The 2003 team MVP ... Helped lead the team to four consecutive state titles in high school ... Holds the high school record in the 200 IM.
Cardinal Catalogue: Science, Technology & Society major ... Parents are Greg and Lois Ransom ... Has one sister, Tami (22) who swims at Stanford ... Born in Cincinnati, Ohio ... Hobbies included music, biking and concerts ... Full name is Kyle Anthony Ransom.