Boys Varsity Cross Country, Boys Varsity Track · NHS Athletics Alumni – “Where Are They Now?” with Ryan Thomas

Name: Ryan Thomas

Year Graduated: 2009

Athletics and Activities at Normandy: Track and field, Cross Country

Awards and Recognitions at Normandy:

Northeast Ohio Conference MVP, & State Qualifier (400m)

Favorite Teacher at Normandy HS: Matthew Bulgrin

Favorite Coach at Normandy HS: Marc Kirby

Favorite memory or story from time at Normandy HS:

Winning Berea Relays in the 4×400 senior year.

College Attended/Military Service/Etc

Kent State University

Current Profession or Year in School

Airline Pilot

Any advice to current Normandy Athletes

“Set a high goal for the end of your senior year, then keep improving each year towards that goal. ”


Want to reach out to Ryan or be featured in the NHS Athletic Alumni “Where Are They Now?” Series?

If you would like to get in touch with Ryan please reach out to Athletic Director Jerry Des Forges at and you will be connected!

If you would like to be featured in the NHS Athletic Alumni “Where Are They Now?” Series, please complete the Google Form at the link below and send a photo (HS and current if feasible) to Jerry Des Forges at the email address above!