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Ryan McCarthy
Ryan McCarthy

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Zionsville, Ind.

High School:
Zionsville Community


At Michigan ... member of the 2010 NCAA championship squad ... 2010 NCAA high bar champion ... 2010 NCAA All-American on the parallel bars and high bar ... 2010 Big Ten individual event finalist on the high bar and parallel bars ... 2009 Big Ten individual event finalist on parallel bars and horizontal bar ... two-time Academic All-Big Ten selection (2008-09) ... three-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement honoree (2007-09) ... two-year letterwinner.

Fifth-year (2010) ... set career highs on both the parallel bars (14.6) and high bar (14.95) on his way to top three finishes in both the events at the Windy City Invitational (Jan. 16) .. competed parallel bars and high bar in dual against PSU (Jan. 24) ... placed fourth on the parallel bars and second on the high bar at Iowa (Jan. 30) ... competed on the parallel bars and high bar at the Winter Cup Invitational (Feb. 4) ... placed second with a 14.85 on the high bar in dual meet with UIC (Feb. 13) ... set career best (15.15) on his way to taking second place on the high bar against Oklahoma (Feb. 20) ... recorded a 14.00 on the parallel bars and a team-best 14.40 on the high bar in loss to Stanford (Feb. 27) ... competed on the parallel bars and the high bar in win over Illinois (March 13) ... set a career best on the parallel bars (14.75) and tied his career mark on the high bar (15.05) to finish third on both events against Ohio State (March 20) ... posted a career best, 14.85, on the parallel bars and tied his career best on the high bar, 15.15, at the Big Ten championships team final (April 3) ... qualified to the parallel bars and high bar finals at the Big Ten championships ... posted a 14.75 (parallel bars) during the NCAA qualifier (April 15) ... added a 14.65 (parallel bars) and 14.75 (high bar) to the NCAA winning total during the team finals of the NCAA championships (April 16) ... led a 1-2-3 Michigan finish on the high bar during the NCAA event finals, capturing the title with a 14.75 (April 17).

Senior/Junior (2009) ... competing in his third season of collegiate gymnastics ... 2009 Big Ten individual event finalist on parallel bars and horizontal bar ... 2009 Academic All-Big Ten selection ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... finished fourth, tying a career-high, with a13.950 on the pommel horse at the Windy City Invitational (Jan. 17) in Chicago, Ill ... placed second on the parallel bar with a career-high 14.500 and tied his career-best on horizontal bar with a 14.450 at Penn State (Jan. 24) ... posted 13.550 on pommel and placed second on p-bars (14.350) and horizontal bar (14.300) vs. Iowa (Jan. 30) ... scored 13.100 on pommel,11.300 on p-bars and 11.950 on horizontal bar during the Winter Cup Challenge prelims (Feb. 5) ... did not compete at the Pacific Coast Classic (Feb. 21) ... earned 13.200 on p-bars and 13.950 on horizontal bar during senior night vs. Illinois (March 14) ... did not compete at Ohio State (March 21) ... scored 14.400 on p-bars and 14.350 on horizontal bar to qualify for the individual event finals on both events at the Big Ten team championships (April 3) ... finished eighth on p-bars (14.450) and tied for third on high bar with a career-best 14.475 at the Big Ten individual event finals (April 4) ... helped produce a U-M top three sweep on high bar during the individual finals ... posted 14.050 on p-bars and 14.400 on horizontal bar at the NCAA Qualifier (April 16) ... set a career-high 14.600 on high bar at the NCAA team finals (April 17) ... posted 14.350 on p-bars en route to the squad's second place finish.

Junior/Sophomore (2008) ... 2008 Academic All-Big Ten selection ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... at the NCAA Team Finals, earned 13.100 on pommel, 13.000 on p-bars, 14.250 on high bar (April 18) ... against Ohio State, finished fifth on pommel (13.950), recorded 13.050 on p-bars, 14.450 on high bar (March 22) ... at the Pacific Coast Classic All Stars, tied for fifth on p-bars (13.850), scored 12.350 on pommel (Feb. 23) ... placed fifth on pommel (13.650), fifth on p-bars (11.500) at Iowa (Feb. 2) ... scored 12.000 on pommel, 14.200 on p-bars at Oklahoma (Jan. 26).

Sophomore/Freshman (2007) ... U-M Academic Achievement Award ... made career debut in final home meet of the season, posting 8.400 on p-bars against No. 6 Illinois (March 10).

Freshman (2006) ... redshirted (did not compete).

Prep ... coached by Gene Watson at the Indy School of Gymnastics ... Indiana State all-around champion from 2003-05 ... two-time Junior National Championship qualifier (2004, 2005) ... placed 13th in the all-around junior division competition at the 2003 USA Gymnastics Championships ... 2005 National Honor Society ... Science Club President ... Mu Alpha Theta Club President ... Key Club.

Personal ... born October 6, 1986 ... enrolled in College of Engineering ... biomedical engineering major.

Career Bests

Event Score Date
Floor Exercise -- --
Pommel Horse 13.950 3/22/08
Still Rings -- --
Vault -- --
Parallel Bars 14.850 4/3/10
High Bar 15.150 3/20/10
All-Around -- --
Event Score Date
Floor Exercise -- --
Pommel Horse -- --
Still Rings -- --
Vault -- --
Parallel Bars 8.900 3/10/07
High Bar -- --
All-Around -- --
   

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