Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Ryann Hackett
Ryann Hackett


Boca Raton, Fla.

High School:
Boca Raton HS





Personal Bests
50 free - 23.59
100 free - 51.2
100 back - 57.63

2002-03 Season: Was 17th in the 100 free (52.01) at the 2003 Pac-10 Championships, 19th in the 50 free (23.72) and 20th in the 100 back (57.84)... Had four top-five finishes in the 50 free during dual meet action... Finished fifth in both the 50 free and the 100 free against Arizona State... Was second in the 50 free, third in the 100 back and third in the 500 free against Northern Arizona... Finished 24th in the 50 free at the Texas Invitational...

Prep: Four-year letterwinner in both swimming and track and field at Boca Raton (Fla.) High School... NISCA All-American... All-state, all-district and all-conference honoree in swimming... Team Most Valuable Athlete... 2002 Boca Raton Swimmer of the Year... Named to the Principal's Honor Roll and Scholar-Athlete Honor Society... Set school records in the 50 free and 200 IM and as part of the four different relays... Helped the Bobcats to a runner-up finish at the district meet her senior year and a third-place finish at the state championships... Was the district champion both the 50 and 100 free and was state champion in the 50 free... Also a standout pole vaulter, was 11th in the event at the state championships... Two-year track team captain... Competed for the Pine Crest Swimming club out of Boca Raton... Was part of three national record-setting relays in the 15-16 age group...

Personal: Born Ryann Swan Hackett on Sept. 8, 1984, in Washington, D.C.... Daughter of Harry and Lesley Hackett... Has one younger brother, Sean... Intends to major in business.