Jake Ritchken
Jake Ritchken
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
High School: Orange
Events: BR


50 Freestyle22.68Wheaton Invitational12/1/2012
100 Freestyle
49.81Wheaton Invitational
100 Breaststroke
59.29UAA Championships2/16/2013
200 Breaststroke
2:14.99UAA Championships
100 Butterfly
56.10Wheaton Invitational
200 Individual Medley2:18.83SLU9/27/2013


2013-14: UAA all-academic.

2012-13: Placed 15th in the 100 breaststroke in a season-best time of 59.29 at the UAA Championships ... Also posted a season-best (2:14.99) in the 200 breaststroke at the conference meet ... Swam season-best times in the 50 freestyle (22.68) and 100 freestyle (49.81) at the Wheaton Invitational ... UAA all-academic.

2011-12: Clocked a season-best time of 56.10 in the 100 butterfly to finish 19th at the Wheaton Invitational ... Finished fourth in the dual against Southern Illinois University in the 200 breaststroke (2:22.13) ... Posted the fastest time in the 100 breaststroke (1:03.40) against Principia.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner at Orange High School ... Team captain as a senior ... State qualifier as a senior in the 200 medley relay and the butterfly ... Two-time all-conference selection.

PERSONAL: Majoring in computer science and mathematics … Son of Peter Ritchken and Lois Viesbrook.