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Ruth Pappas Athlete Profile

Ruth Pappas

Ruth Pappas
Position: Distance Height: 5-7 Class: Sophomore Roster Years: 2010-2012 Hometown: Denver, CO Last School: Ralston High School


  • Born in Denver, Colo.
  • Parents are Greg and Sharon Pappas
  • recruited by Colorado State, New Mexico and Wyoming

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Ralston Valley High under Hauie Silleck
  • two-time first team all-conference in 500 free
  • went to state all four years in 500 free
  • lettered four times in swimming and once in track
  • swam for the Worth Jeffco club team

2010-2011 | Freshman Year

  • Competed in six dual meets for the Cougars
  • Ranked 31st in the conference for the 1650 free and 40th in the 1000