Bob Ritter
Bob  Ritter

Swimming & Diving


  • One of the best distance swimmers in UC history.
  • Earned All-American honors as a freshman in the 1,650 freestyle at the NCAA Championships.
  • Named Most Outstanding Swimmer of the 1979 Metro Conference Championships after winning meet titles in the 500 and 1,650 yard freestyles and the 800 yard freestyle relay.
  • Repeated as champion in the 500 and 1,650 freestyles his junior and senior seasons.
  • Established UC records in the 500, 1,000 and 1,650 yard freestyles.
  • UC Athletic Hall of Fame 1996.