2019-20 Men's Swimming
Billy Bennett Breast/Free
Keenan Burgess Free
Adam Chwieros Free/Fly
Brian Daniels Free
Derek Eidson Back/Free
Brendon Johnson Back/IM
Ethan Johnson Back/IM
Dominic May Fly/Free
Joseph North Free/Fly
Rick Renner Breast/Fly
Gus Rytting Breast/IM
Austin Scheer Free
Brett Strongman Free/Fly
Noah Zapolski Free
Full Roster
Gus Rytting

Gus Rytting

Events Breast/IM
Yr. Fr.
Hometown Houston, Texas
High School (Prev. School) Lamar

2020-21: Posted a pair of top-10 finishes in the breaststroke events at the Summit League Championships for a second straight season ... finished seventh in the 100 breast with a time of 57.12, fourth-best in program history ... followed that with another seventh-place finish in the 200 breast, touching the wall in 2:05.28 ... also placed 12th in the 200 IM in 1:56.46, fourth-fastest in program history ... led team on the season in the 200 IM and ranked second on the squad in the 100 breast, 200 breast and 50 breast (28.49) ... named to Summit League Academic Honor Roll.

2019-20: Made immediate impact as a freshman, ranking among Valpo's top breaststroke and IM swimmers ... earned pair of top-10 finishes at the Summit League Championships, placing eighth in the 200 breast and ninth in the 100 breast ... also finished 15th in the 200 IM ... led team this year and moved into second in program history with a 200 breast top time of 2:04.58 ... also led team in the 50 breast (28.58) and the 200 IM (1:57.15) ... ranks seventh in program history in the 200 IM ... posted fourth-best time in program history in the 100 breast (57.20), good for second on the team ... moved into seventh on Valpo's all-time charts in the 100 IM (58.55) as well ... also saw action in the 400 IM, the 200 and 1000 free and the 100 fly ... took first place in the 200 breast in dual meet win over Youngstown State Nov. 2.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner ... qualified for state championship meet in the 100 breaststroke as a senior ... a regional qualifier in the 100 breaststroke in each of his four seasons ... also earned one letter in water polo.

Personal: Son of Catherine and Michael Rytting ... major is environmental science.