At Michigan ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement (2014).
Graduate Student (2013-14) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Championships Meets ... NCAA Championships (March 27-29): Did not qualify ... Big Ten Championships (Feb. 26-March 1): Did not swim ... Regular Season ... Swam the 50- and 100-yard freestyles at the AT&T Winter Nationals (Dec. 5-7) ... swam the 50-yard freestyle at the Univ. of Michigan Open (Nov. 22-24) ... took sixth in the 50-yard freestyle (21.06) against Notre Dame and Auburn (Oct. 12) ... made Michigan debut vs. Iowa (Sept. 27), taking eighth in the 50-yard freestyle (21.77) and swimming in three other events.
Prior to Michigan ... Swam three years at Kenyon College (2010-13) ... four-time NCAA D-III champion ... 15-time NCAA D-III All-American ... helped lead Kenyon to the NCAA D-III title in 2013, finishing third in the 100-yard freestyle (44.25) and fifth in the 50-yard freestyle (20.15) ... swam on NCAA D-III record-setting 200- and 400-yard freestyle relay teams.
Prep ... Mount Vernon (2010).
Personal ... Full name is Ian Payne Richardson ... born December 11, 1991 ... pursuing a master's degree in biomechanical engineering in the College of Engineering ... brother, James, is pursuing a master's degree in the University of Michigan School of Information.
Career Bests (At Michigan)
CSCAA Honors 22 Wolverines, U-M Team for Academic Success
Ransford Named to Academic All-America At-Large Team
Raisky Earns NSCA All-American Athlete Award
Wolverine Offseason Updates: June 3-5
Wolverine Offseason Updates: May 9-15
Season Review: 2015-16 Michigan Men's Swimming and Diving
Ransford Receives Academic All-District Recognition