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Jon Ranochak
Jon Ranochak

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fort Wayne, Ind.

High School:
Homestead

Height:
6-1

Event:
Butterfly/Individual Medley

Birthdate:
08/01/1985



2006-07: Established a new personal best of 47.75 in the 100 fly at the Big Ten Championships, which placed him ninth and ranks as the second fastest time in program history behind Chris Etherington's 47.50 ... also competed at Big Ten's in the 50 and free ... won the 100 fly vs. Ohio State in 49.21 ... U.S. Open qualifier in the 50 and 100 free and 100 fly ... runner-up in the 100 fly against Michigan State and Arizona State ... scored 33 points at the Indiana Intercollegiates ... placed third in the 100 fly at Northwestern and the Purdue Duals.

2005-06: Big Ten competitor in the 50 and 100 free and the 100 fly ... momentarily held varsity record of 48.36 in the 100 fly after his prelim round at Big Tens, but was eclipsed by Chris Etherington who posted a 47.50 ... went on to finish 12th in the 100 fly at Big Tens with a mark of 48.42 ... during regular season, won the 100 fly at the Indiana Intercollegiates and was the runner-up vs. Arizona State and Notre Dame.

2004-05: Earned third place showings in the 100 fly against Northwestern (51.71) and at the Southern Illinois/Iowa triangular (51.33) ... season and personal best in the 100 fly of 51.05 was posted at the Minnesota Invitational ... top 200 fly time of 1:56.94 was also recorded at the Minneapolis-based meet.

High School: Graduated from Homestead High School in 2004 ... was a 13-time All-American ... earned four all-conference and all-area citations and three all-state certificates ... team co-captain as a senior ... was part of four conference and sectional championship teams ... at the 2004 state meet, placed third in the 200 individual medley and fourth in the 100 butterfly ... state qualifier as a junior and sophomore ... at 2002 state championships, was fourth in the 100 fly and sixth in the 200 IM ... had a sensational freshman season, winning sectional titles in the 100 fly and 200 IM ... set a sectional record with his 100 fly time and a team record with his mark in the 200 IM ... head coach was Chad Englehart.

Personal: Given name is Jonathan Edward Ranochak ... born Aug. 1, 1985 ... son of James and Patricia Ranochak ... has one brother, Matthew ... majoring in law and society.