Originally from Tampa, Fla., Ryan joins the IMG Academy lacrosse team with eight years of experience under his belt. He began playing at attack but switched to midfield during his middle school years. Ryan soon thereafter discovered his lacrosse capabilities and was ultimately named team captain in his junior year at Freedom High School.
Ryan has been playing competitive elite lacrosse for the Fire Lacrosse Club's U-19 team for the past five years. He was selected by area coaches to 1st Team All-League and 1st Team All-District this past season. He was also nominated for the U.S. Lacrosse All-American award and the National Interscholastic Lacrosse Coaches Association's National All-American award. His dedication and commitment to the sport allowed him the opportunity to join Team Florida's top U-19 team in 2012.