#10

Sean Ryan

Outside Hitter

Player profile

  • Year Junior
  • Hometown Countryside, Ill.
  • Height 6-5
  • High School Lyons Township

CAREER HONORS
• Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2020)
• Academic All-Big Ten (2020)
• MIVA Academic All-Conference (2020)
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2020)

YEAR-BY-YEAR
2020 (Sophomore)
• Played in seven matches
• Terminated five of nine error-free attempts to post a .556 season hitting percentage
• Added two digs, a block and assist to season stat line
• Successfully handled all seven service-receptions

2019 (Freshman)
• Played in 15 matches, including 11 starts
• Posted season totals of 99 kills, 50 digs, 31 blocks, seven aces and three assists
• Responsible for double-digit point totals in five contests
• Swung .444 with 16 kills in a five-set win over Purdue Fort Wayne (4/4)

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• AVCA Boys High School All-America Second Team (2018)
• All-Illinois selection (2018)
• Made Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 list (2017, 2018)
• Member of the USA Youth National Team which advanced to the finals of the 2016 NORCECA Championships in Cuba
• Played last three years of club ball for Adversity, qualifying for the 2018 Junior National Championships
• AAU National Long Jump Champion in 2011; also placed 12th nationally in the 100m dash

PERSONAL
• Son of Tim and Kelly Ryan
• Has a sister, Kacie
• Father, Tim, played college football at St. Ambrose University
• National Honors Society
• Economics (Business) major