Ryan Fan
Ryan Fan
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Stony Brook, NY
High School: Ward Melville

Sophomore (2016):
Did not see any race action.

Freshman (2015):
Ran in five meets ... Scored for Emory as its No. 3 runner and finished 34th overall out of 154 entries with a season-best 8K performance of 27:39 at the Berry Invitational ... Second-best 8K outing came at the JSU Foothills Invitational, registering a 27:57 that ranked 18th out of 47 runners ... Also raced at the Furman Classic (28:01), the Charlotte Invitational (28:07) and the four-mile Emory-Berry Watermelon Run.

High School
:
Four-year member of the cross country and track and field teams at Ward Melville High School ... Was coached by Gregg Cantwell ... Top time in the 1,600 meters came his senior year when he clocked a 4:36 ... Personal-best 5K effort was a 16:36 ... Captured country and league honors in cross country ... Helped his team to a first-place tie in the State Qualifiers Meet in 2014.

Personal:
Son of Gaoteng Fan and Lihua Zhu ... AP Scholar with Distinction ... National Merit Scholarship Commended Student. 

Quote:
"I chose Emory because it offers the combination of a liberal arts education with a large research university, as well as a diverse community." 

Ryan Fan's Top 8K Times

Year Event Time
2015

Berry Invitational

27:39
2015 JSU Foothills Invit
27:57
2015

Furman Classic

28:01