RETTEW is proud to announce the recipient of the 2022-23 RETTEW Endowed Scholarship for Intercollegiate Athletics is Lachlan Byrne, a senior majoring in Finance and member of the Penn State men’s swimming and diving team. This is the third year Lachlan received this award.
Lachlan is the Penn State record-holder in the 200 and 400 Medley Relay. He owns the seventh fastest 100 Back and fifth fastest 200 Back in program history. He was also placed on the Nittanys All-Academic Team this year.
Forbes ranked Penn State No. 10 among the “Top 25 Schools That Dominate Academically and Athletically” in 2019. Nittany Lion student-athletes posted a program-record NCAA Graduation Success Rate of 92 percent in the 2020-21 NCAA report. There are approximately 800 Penn State student-athletes participating in 31 varsity programs.
You can learn more about Lachlan and his sports career here: https://gopsusports.com/sports/mens-swimming-and-diving/roster/lachlan-byrne/12342