Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Honors: ACC Academic Honor Roll (2013, 2014)
2013-14: Notched a personal-best mark of 4:17.70 in the 400 IM at the Nike Cup Invitational ... Recorded season bests of 52.92 in the 100 backstroke and 1:54.99 at the 200-yard distance.
2012-13: Collected best times in the 100 (52.73) and 200 backstroke (1:51.68) at the Cavalier Invite ... Advanced to the finals of the 100 and 200 backstroke at the Tennessee Invitational while also competing in the 200 freestyle relay.
Prior to Duke: Four-year letterwinner for Colin Maloney at Northview High School ... Two-time all-state team member ... Tabbed an Academic All-American as a senior ... Helped Northview’s 200 medley relay take fourth in the state his senior year while also qualifying for the state meet in the 500 freestyle and the 200 IM ... Guided his team’s 400 freestyle relay to a third-place finish in the state as a junior ... State finalist all four years ... NCSA Junior Nationals qualifier as a member of the Dynamo Swim Club ... Named a National Merit finalist and a National AP Scholar.
Personal: Born Ryan Matthew Prince on Jan. 20, 1994 in Atlanta, Ga. ... Son of Greg and Karen Prince ... Has one sister, Kelsey ... Hobbies include playing basketball and ultimate Frisbee ... Lists Kyle Maynard as his favorite athlete.