Behind the Athlete – Ryan Edwardson


by Erin Guzman


Spencer, Iowa

Sports you play at Simpson?

Cross Country and Track and Field

Musical guilty pleasure?

Currently, Alicia Keys and The Spice Girls

Hidden Talent?

I can touch my tongue to my nose

Favorite non-chocolate candy?


Best way to spend a Monday afternoon?

Either going to the Village to hang out with a guy named Robert, or playing a combination of squirrel tag, disc golf or ultimate frisbee

Favorite underappreciated video game?

Ghosts and Goblins for the Nintendo Entertainment System

Other fun fact?

I love The Princess Bride

Pre-race ritual?

We pray as a team, but I also pray on my own