Ryan Koch
Ryan Koch
Birth Date: 10/12/1979
Height: 5-10
Weight: 184
Year: Senior
Hometown: Aptos, Calif.
High School: Aptos
Position: Mid-Distance
One of four current Gauchos to qualify for the 2000 Olympic Trials...Three-time defending champion in the 200 fly at the Big West Championships...1650 free champ at the 2000 Big West Championships, 500 free champion in 1998 and member of the winning 800 free relay also in 1998.

High School
Four-time All-American at Aptos High School...SCCAL record holder in the 200 IM...Three-time academic All-American...Coached by Jim Triplett...Also played water polo and was named defensive player of the year in 1996.

Born October 12, 1979...Parents are Jerry and Janet Koch...Favorite novel is Stephen King's "It" and "The Stand"...Enjoys work from film director Kevin Smith (Mallrats)...Most memorable sports moment was competing in and watching the 2000 U.S. Olympic Trials.