Swiryn in 2009
|Birth name||Kevin Swiryn|
|Date of birth||December 16, 1984|
|Place of birth||San Jose, California, U.S.|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||93 kg (205 lb; 14.6 st)|
|Rugby union career|
Swiryn was born in San Jose, California. He started playing rugby when he was 19 years old after the American football program at Saint Mary's College of California was cut. He went on to be named to the All-American Team, where he captained the squad in 2008.
Swiryn's national team debut was on May 31, 2009 against Ireland. He was selected to tour with the United States national rugby union team squad for the Autumn 2010 tour of Europe. He also made the U.S. squad for the 2011 Rugby World Cup. Swiryn temporarily retired at the end of 2011-12 Top 14 season due to persistent injuries, but returned a couple of years later.
Swiryn also played for the United States national rugby sevens team. He made the U.S. national rugby sevens team in 2015.