Ryan Smith


Player profile

  • Height 6-1
  • Weight 285
  • Hometown Valley City, Ohio
  • Last School Buckeye
  • Year 4th Year

Follow on Social Media
Twitter: @rsmith_9
Instagram: @ryansmith.60

Ohio State Overview
• Ryan is in his fourth season with the football program after joining the team in June of 2019
• He has two seasons of eligibility
• He is a three-time OSU Scholar-Athlete who is majoring in sport industry

Honors & Awards
2021: OSU Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten
2020: OSU Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten
2019: OSU Scholar-Athlete

More on Ryan
• Two-way player at Buckeye High School who excelled as an offensive tackle and defensive end
• As a senior, was first-team Division III All-Ohio, first-team All-Northeast Inland District and first team All-Patriot Athletic Conference Stars Division
• Only the sixth played in Buckeye history to be named first team All-Ohio
• Was the top offensive lineman for a unit that averaged 33.8 points and 346.3 yards per game
• A first-year starter in 2017, Smith helped the Bucks go 10-1 and was an All-Media Gazette selection
• Buckeye was a combined 20-3 over Smith’s two varsity seasons and made the state playoffs each year
• Is the son of Sara and David Smith