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Signed by the Beach Bums on july 14th out of Middle Tennessee State University in Murfeesboro. He hit .333 with 3 homers, 7 doubles, and 34 RBI, in 43 games and 42 starts this spring. He also had the fewest strikeouts in all of Conference USA with 8. As a junior, he was named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll as a .366 hitter, good enough for the 4th best average in the conference. He started collegiately at Columbia State CC, and was 2nd team All-Conference twice. At Goodpasture Christian HS, Ryan was named to the Tennessee Baseball Coaches Association All-State team and was MVP of the Mid-Tennessee All-Star Game.