Ricky Lehner
Ricky  Lehner
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lilburn, Ga.

High School:
Parkview HS

Height:
5-11

Event:
Breast/IM


08/11/2015

@GTSwimDive Summer Notebook

Highlights from domestic and international competition

03/25/2015

Six Set For NCAA Men's Swim & Dive Championship

The action is underway Thursday in Iowa City, Iowa

03/11/2015

@GTSwim Sends Seven to NCAA Championships

Senior Andrew Kosic will swim three individual events

12/20/2014

@GTSwim Batters Bearcats In Florida

The men won 13 of 14 events, and the women won 11 of 14

11/22/2014

@GTSwim Invitational: Session IV Recap

Tech has 10 swimmers in tonight's A-finals

03/28/2015

NCAA Swim & Dive Championship Day 1

NCAA Swim & Dive Championship Day 1

03/28/2014

2014 NCAA Men's Swimming Championship

2014 NCAA Men's Swimming Championship

• 2012-13 ACC Academic Honor Roll

In Tech's Record Books:
100 Breast (3rd), 53.66
200 Breast (7th), 1:58.89
200 Medley Relay (2nd), 1:26.62
400 Medley Relay (1st), 3:10.06

2014-15 (Junior): Finished season as Tech's fastest in 100 breast, third-fastest in 200 breast ... Competed for second consecutive season in NCAA Championship as part of Jackets' 400 medley relay ... With Lehner swimming breast leg, 400 medley relay of Brian Woodbury, Nico van Duijn, Andrew Kosic set school record with fourth-place finish at ACC Championship in time of 3:10.06 ... Finished 11th overall in 100 breast at ACC Championship in career-best time of 53.66, which ranked third on Jackets' all-time list ... Was 18th in 200 breast at ACC Championship, clocking in at season-best 1:59.03 ... Season-best time in 200 IM of 1:58.07 came at Georgia Tech Invitational.

2013-14 (Sophomore): Enjoyed breakout sophomore campaign, is Georgia Tech's top returning breaststroker ... Competed at NCAA Championship, swam on Tech's 200 medley relay ... Was Jackets' fastest in 100 breast, his performance at ACC Championship of 53.76 ranks third all-time at Tech ... In 200 breast at ACC Championship, recorded program's fifth-fastest time of 1:58.89 ... Finished 16th overall in 100 breast at ACC Championship, was 20th in 200 breast, scoring points in both events ... Placed fifth in 100 breast (57.63) at Georgia Tech Invitational, was eighth in 200 breast (2:09.47) ... Also at ACC Championship, swam on 200 medley relay (1:26.73), 400 medley relay (3:12.16) that each set second-fastest time in program history ... Recorded career-bests times of 21.20 in 50 free at ACC Championship, 51.15 in 100 free versus FIU.

2012-13 (Freshman): Posted Tech's seventh-fastest 100 breast time in history with swim of 55.24 at ACC Championship ... Also put down season-best of 2:04.53 in 200 breast at ACC Championship ... Season-best time of 1:55.58 in 200 IM came at ACCs.

High School: Swam four years, was a two-year captain, two-time team MVP for head coach Jack Gayle at Parkview ... Helped lead team to state runner-up finish in 2011, missing state title by three points, back-to-back county championships in 2010, 2011 ... Earned All-America honors in 2010, 2011 in 100 breast ... First Team All-State selection as both junior, senior ... Holds Georgia State record in 100 breast was back-to-back state champion in event in 2010, 2011 ... Was three-time bronze-medalist at Junior Nationals in 100 breast, 200, 400 medley relays ... Was USA Swimming Scholastic All-America in 2011.

Personal: Born December 25, 1993 ... Son of Rick, Mary Lehner ... Has two brothers -- Tommy, Willy ... Didn't pursue swimming full-time until freshman year of high school ... Plans to major in mechanical engineering.

Lehner's Career Top Times (through 11/4/15)
EVENT TIME LOCATION
50 Free 21.20 2014 ACC Championship
100 Free 51.15 vs. FIU (12/19/13)
100 Breast 53.66 2015 ACC Championship
200 Breast 1:58.89 2014 ACC Championship
200 IM 1:55.58 2013 ACC Championship