Ricky qualified for the 200 freestyle relay; relay swimmers have one job, and they do it with three other swimmers.
- CLUB: Longhorn Aquatics (TXLA-TX)
- DOB: Apr 21, 1988
- HEIGHT: 6' 2" (188.0 cm)
- HOMETOWN: Charlotte, N.C.
- RESIDENCE: Austin, Texas
- BIRTHPLACE: Charlotte, N.C.
- COACHED BY: Eddie Reese
- High School: South Mecklenburg HS '06
- College: Texas '10
- College Major: Business
- Job Outside of Swimming: Lifeguard
- Parents: John and Leslie
- Sibling(s): One brother (Tim) and one sister (Jessica)
- Hobbies Outside the Pool: Golf
- Most Influential Person: Parents; "They have always been there for me and are always supportive no matter what happens. They both are great people and parents and I look up to them a lot."
- Movies: 300, Superbad, Supertroopers, Knocked Up
- tv: Sportscenter
- music: O.A.R., Umphrey's McGee, Counting Crows, Dispatch