Ryan Fitzer
Ryan Fitzer


Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Neuqua Valley


2006-07: Qualified for NCAA Zone C Diving Championships for third straight season...posted UIC's second-best dive marks on both the one- and three-meter boards...placed fourth on the one-meter board at the Horizon League Championships with a score of 281.55...took fifth on the three-meter board at the league championship meet with a score of 288.20...set personal best marks in both events versus Cleveland State on Feb. 3, totaling a 293.25 on the one-meter board and a 336.30 on the three-meter board...took top honors in both diving events on two occasions during the season.

2005-06: Took sixth in the three-meter finals at the Horizon League Championships with a score of 279.60...finished sixth in the one-meter finals with a tally of 266.60 at the Horizon League Championships...scored a 296.55 on the three-meter board against Butler...came in second on the three-meter board with a 262.85 at the UIC Diving Invitational...placed second with a team-leading 230.70 on the one-meter board at UW-Green Bay...posted a 279.10 to place third on the three-meter board at the Bill Ritter Invitational...won the three-meter event with a tally of 325.13 against Iowa...scored a 289.13 on the one-meter board to take second in the event against the Hawkeyes.

2004-05: Team's leading diver in one-meter (284.70) and six-dive three meter (276.75) events...second-best 11-dive three-meter scorer on the team with career-high 486.30 at the Horizon League Championships...NCAA Zone C Championship qualifier...shared team's Diver of the Year honor with Mark Pappalardo...placed fourth in the one-meter dive and fifth on the three-meter board at the league finals...captured three one-meter titles and three three-meter wins during the regular season...won the one-meter title against Eastern Illinois in the season opener...set season-best 284.70 in the one-meter event against Cleveland State...set 2005-high 276.75 on three-meter board in six dives against Saint Louis...nabbed three-meter win (243.45) versus Wright State...won the one-meter event against UW-Milwaukee with a 263.10.

2003-04: Led team with then-career best three-meter 11-dive showing of 404.30 to place fifth at Horizon League Championships...was one of only two UIC divers to move on to both diving event finals, taking eighth at the league meet in the one-meter dive...held the team's second-best six-dive three-meter score at 278.48, established against Butler...also set career-best one-meter mark of 287.33 against Butler...placed second in three-meter event at the UIC Diving Invitational with team-leading 229.16.

Prep/Personal: Two-year letterwinner on the diving team at Neuqua Valley...made two appearances at the state meet...earned all-state honorable mention honors after finishing eighth overall...Academic All-America selection...competes for DuPage Diving Academy club...born July 1, 1985...son of Steve and Kendra Fitzer...major is biology.

Career Best Scores
Event			   Score		Date
One-Meter Dive (Six Dives)	   287.33		11-15-03
Three-Meter Dive (Six Dives)   278.48	11-15-03
Three-Meter Dive (11 Dives)	   486.30		2-25-05