As A Freshman (2017): Named to the BIG EAST All-Academic Team ... Appeared in five games ... Fired two shots against Villanova (Apr. 22) ... Collected a groudball in his collegiate debut against Stony Brook (Feb. 19).
At Bellport: Played as a four year starter, two year captain at attack. Ryan is the all time goal scoring leader at Bellport tallying 154 career goals with 40 assists. He scored over 40 goals in each of his sophomore, junior and senior years. Ryan was All-County selection senior year, All-County honorable mention junior year, All-Division in both junior and senior years. In 2014, Ryan was named to the Inside Lacrosse All-Tournament team, winning MVP for attack. He was a 2015 Dan Daly Cup participant, scoring five goals in a Suffolk County win over Nassau, 11-10. Ryan was named to top-100 lacrosse players list on Long Island for 2016 by Long Island Newsday.
Personal: Son of Henry and Christine Schaeffer … has one sister, Megan who attends Franklin Pierce … Megan plays lacrosse at Franklin Pierce and his father Henry played lacrosse for one year at Hofstra … favorite pro team is the Knicks.