Assistant Strength and Speed Coach
3rd season at FSU
North Carolina State ’05
The Ritcher Profile
Birthdate: September 29, 1982
Hometown: Raleigh, N.C.
High School: Ravenscroft School
College: North Carolina State
Family: wife, Ashley
- John Ritcher joined the Florida State strength & conditioning staff in March 2008 and will earn a masters degree in Sports Management from FSU this summer.
- Prior to his arrival at FSU, Ritcher played fullback and linebacker for the Georgia Force in the Arena Football League in 2007 and spent two years as the head strength and conditioning coach at his high school alma mater, Ravenscroft School in Raleigh, N.C.
- A four-year letter winner at tight end for NC State, Ritcher earned the Mike Hardy and Bob Warren team awards. He earned his undergraduate degree in Zoology.
Florida State, 2008-present (assistant strength & conditioning coach); Ravenscroft School, 2005-2007 (head strength & conditioning coach).