21 Mattie Ryan
21 Mattie Ryan
Height: 5-8
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Atlanta, GA
High School: Marist
Position: 1B
Bats/Throws: R/R

High School:
Played softball for four seasons while at Marist High School ... Team captain as a senior ... Was coached by Mike Trapani ... Hit .550 her final campaign ... Member of teams that captured four region titles ... Marist recorded a fifth-place finish in the 2017 state tournament ... Garnered 7-AAAA All-Region accolades her final year ... As a junior, she helped Marist to a spot in the Class AAAA state semifinals, eventually bringing home the third-place trophy and finishing the year with a 30-5 record ... Closed out her career as Marist's all-time leader in home runs ... Named team MVP ... Also competed in track and field where she threw the shot and discus ... Member of the Dean's List.

Played travel ball for Georgia Impact and East Cobb Bullets.

Personal:
Born October 25 ... Plans to major in political science ... Daughter of Paul and Julianne Ryan and Andria Ryan.

Quote:
"Emory gives me the opportunity to play the sport I love while also challenging myself academically, while earning a degree that will expand my post-graduate opportunities."