Ryan Klaus
Ryan Klaus
Year: 2016
Hometown: Mountain View, Calif.
Position: Starboard
College: Novice

ATHLETIC EXPERIENCE: Is in his first year with the SCU rowing team as a sophomore in 2013-14 ... played for the SCU lacrosse team as a freshman in 2012-13 ... played water polo, lacrosse and swam at St. Francis High School in Mountain View, Calif. ... earned First Team All-WCAL honors and First-Team All-CCS honors for water polo in 2011 for a team that finished in 1st place in the WCAL ... was a 2010-11 Academic All-American for water polo ... in 2010, won the WCAL regular season league and tournament championships as well as the CCS Division I championship with water polo.

PERSONAL: Born in Mountain View, Calif. … Parents are Bill and Pam Klaus … hobbies include camel racing, base jumping, botany and pirates ... career goals include changing the world while running a successful startup company and being a venture capitalist ... majoring in Finance, minoring in Operations Management & Information Systems.