Ryan Rutherford
Ryan Rutherford

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Bloomington, Ill.

High School:
University

Height:
5-10

Birthdate:
07/02/1992

11/09/2012

Women Finish in Top-10; Brewer Earns All-Region Honors

Thats the first top-10 finish for the Redbird women since 2003.

11/08/2012

Redbird Cross Country Ready for NCAA Midwest Regional

A total of 604 student-athletes will attempt to advance to nationals in Louisville, Ky.

10/27/2012

Women Repeat as Valley Cross Country Champions

It was the first time since 1984 that the Redbirds successfully defended their title

10/25/2012

Redbirds Set to Host Valley Cross Country Championships

It will be 11 years to the day since Illinois State hosted its last cross country championship

10/23/2012

Women Tabbed to Repeat as Cross Country Champions

The women were the preseason favorite to win conference

09/23/2013

Redbird Invitational 2013

Redbird Invitational 2013

09/17/2012

Redbird XC - Illinois Intercollegiate Championships

Redbird XC - Illinois Intercollegiate Championships

10/27/2012

2012 Valley Cross Country Championships

Oct. 27, 2012 on the Weibring Golf Course

09/14/2012

Illinois Intercollegiate

Weibring Golf Club Held the Illinois Intercollegiate

2012

Earned All-Conference honors...Top finisher for the Redbirds in every competition this season...Competed in five events on the season, including the Midwest Regional...Finished in the top-20 in four of his events, including a second-place finish at the Illinois Intercollegiate with a career-best 8K time of 24:25...Notched an eighth-place finish at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships with an 8K time of 24:49 to earn All-Valley honors...Concluded the season with a 10K time of 32:37 at the Midwest Regional to finish in 88th.

2011

Finished third at the Northern Illinois Open with a time of 27:03.05 in the 8K event ... ran a season-best 24:56 8K at the Illinois Intercollegiate Championships, finishing 12th ... finished third at the Bradley Classic with an 8K time of 25:57.0 ... ran a 25:37.1 at the 2011 State Farm MVC Championships, finishing 13th ... named Valley Athlete of the Week for his performance at the Illinois Intercollegiate Championships Sept. 16.

PRIOR TO ISU

University High: (Cross Country): Four-year letter winner ... conference, regional and sectional champion ... placed 11th at the state meet ... team finished third overall at the Illinois State Meet ... ran a personal-best 3 miles in 14:43 his senior season ... voted MVP two-straight seasons ... two-time all-state honoree ... holds cross country school record. (Track): Four-year starter and letter winner ... earned all-state honors his junior and senior seasons ... placed second at the 2011 Illinois State AA track meet in the 3,200-meter run ... holds school record in the 3,200-meter run (9:16) and the 1,600-meter run (4:21) ... placed ninth at the Illinois State Meet in the 1,600-meter run.

Personal: Born 7/2/1992 ... son of Steve and Sue Rutherford ... one sibling, Megan.