FRESHMAN YEAR (2013-14)
Newcomer that owns three times on LSU's Top 10 list ... Finished 14th overall in the 100 backstroke and 100 butterfly at the SEC Championships ... Set the fourth-fastest 100 back (47.38), fourth-fastest 100 fly (47.15) and 10th-fastest 200 back (1:46.03) in program history during preliminaries at the SEC's ... Against SMU, touched the wall second in the 200 fly (1:49.00) ... Finished eighth overall at the Texas A&M Invite in the 200 back ... Collected a seventh-place finish in the 100 fly at the A&M Invite with a mark of 49.34 ... Named the Newcomer of the Year on the men's side during the team's annual award banquet ... Earned his first varsity letter.
PRIOR TO LSU
Two-time individual state champion in the 200 IM… Paced his team to the 2012 state championship… Holds school records in the 100M fly, 200M IM, 200Y IM, 100 back, and 500 free events… Placed ninth in the 100 backstroke at the 2013 USA Swimming Junior National Championships.
Born on Dec. 22, 1994… Parents are Thomas and Robyn Rysemus… Has one sibling- Katy… Coach is David Baughman… Plans to major in Political Science.
RYSEMUS' TOP TIMES
100 backstroke, 47.38, 2014 SEC Championships
200 backstroke, 1:46.03, 2014 SEC Championships
100 butterfly, 47.15, 2014 SEC Championships
200 butterfly, 1:49, 2014 SEC Championships