Prep: Holds Gainesville High's 4 x800m relay record ... Coached by Byron Dyce.
Personal: Born Ryan Jeffery Barnett on June 11, 1984 ... Parents are Mark Barnett and Anne Barnett ... Has a younger brother Steven ... Also likes to play tennis and drives a motorcycle ... Most admires his former coach Byron Dyce because he is a great coach and an amazing runner ... Chose Florida because Gainesville is his hometown and it is the best school in the U.S. athletically and academically.