Track & Field/Cross Country Donor Graphic
Bucknell Men's Track and Field BIO
 Ryan Johnson

Career: Five-time All-Patriot League selection … won the gold medal in the DMR at the 2013 Patriot League Indoor Championships … earned an All-East citation in the 4x800 relay at the 2016 IC4A Outdoor Championships ...

2015-16 (Senior): [Indoor]: Was the runner-up in the 800m at the Bucknell Tune-Up … helped a 4x800 relay squad win the bronze at the PL Indoor Championships … earned All-East status in the 4x800 relay at the IC4A Championships …  [Outdoor]: Ran personal-bests in the 200m and 400m races at the Maroon and Gold Invite … helped 4x800 relay squad finish second while scoring in the 800m at the PL Outdoor Championships.

2013-14: [Cross Country] Placed 23rd at the Bison Open in his only cross country race ... [Indoors] Competed at distances from 400-1,000 meters during the indoor season ... earned All-Patriot League honors for a second-place finish in the 800 (1:54.02) and 4x800 relay (7:36.53) at the league meet ... also helped the distance medley relay to a Patriot League bronze medal ... ran a 1:52.33 in the 800 at the Akron Invitational, which was a personal best and the 10th-fastest time in school history ... won the 500 at the Youngstown State Invitational, setting a PR and a track record with a time of 1:04.58, which ranks No. 8 on Bucknell’s all-time list ... placed first in the 1,000 at the Bucknell Mini Meet ... IC4A qualifier in both the 500 and 800 ... [Outdoors] Competed exclusively in the 800 outdoors ... finished 11th in the 800 at the Patriot League Championships ... clocked a season-best 1:52.98 in a third-place finish at the Bucknell Team Challenge ... also part of the 4x800 relay that took third at the PL meet and clocked the second-fastest time in program history (7:31.48) ... relay qualified for IC4A Championships ...

2012-13: [Cross Country] Competed three times during debut campaign … placed 30th at the Bison Open and 31st at the Saint Francis (Pa.) Invitational … [Indoors] At the Patriot League Championships, helped distance medley relay to the title, earning First Team All-League honors in 10:15.99 … also placed fifth in the 500 (1:06.19) at the league meet … won the 500 with a season-best 1:05.57 and the 4x400 at the Youngstown State Invitational … relay time of 3:18.75 ranks ninth in program history … also posted top 800 time of the year (1:56.67) at the Penn State National Invitational, placing 13th … was only individual race out of seven where he placed lower than fifth … competed with the distance medley relay at the IC4A Championships … IC4A time of 9:59.75 ranks eighth in program annals … [Outdoors] Placed third in the 800 and 4x800 relay at the Patriot League Championships … 800 time of 1:51.51 was a career best and ranks fifth at Bucknell … relay time of 7:33.07 is the seventh-best in program history … earned two 800-meter titles, winning the UMBC Invitational and the Bucknell Team Challenge … also tied for fourth in the 800 at the Bison Outdoor Classic (1:52.57) … competed in the 4x800 at the IC4A Championships …

Major: Economics ... part of Bucknell ROTC program ... spent the summer in Tanzania with ROTC.

Personal Record
-       400m (50.60)
-       500m (1:04.58)
-       800m (1:52.33)
-       1,000m (2:31.86)
-       200m (23.85)
-       400m (50.53)
-       500m (1:04.58)
-       800m (1:51.51)


Position: Mid-Distance
Year: Senior
Hometown: Phoenix, Md.
High School: Loyola Blakefield
Ryan Photos:


Bucknell Hall of Fame
Bucknell Hall of Fame
Bucknell Athletics Leadership Institute
Bucknell Athletics Leadership Institute
Support the Bison Club
Support the Bison Club
Bison Athlete of the Week:<br>Connor Van Hoose (Baseball)
Bison Athlete of the Week:
Connor Van Hoose (Baseball)