3 - Heather Ryan
Heather Ryan
Born: 04/28/1982
Height: 5-4
Year: Senior
Hometown: Tucson, Ariz.
High School: Sahauro
Position: C
Bats/Throws: R/R
As a Senior (2004): Started 50 games, played in 53...Had 148 at bats, 34 hits, 14 runs, 13 RBIs, and 1 homerun...Had a slug percentage of .304...Fielding percentage .984

As a Junior (2003): Named to All-League First Team...Led the league with her .374 batting average...Had a .446 on-base percentage...23 straight games of safely reaching the base.

As a Sophomore (2002): Played in 31 games, starting in 28 of them...12 hits, three doubles and nine RBIs in 74 at-bats...71 putouts and 41 assists, establishing a .926 fielding percentage...Named to the 2002 Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.

As a Freshman (2001): Played in 44 games as a rookie, earning a starting role in 43 outings...Batted .233 on the season...27 hits in 116 at-bats...12 RBIs...Recorded her first collegiate homerun against Michigan...Opponents were only 6-of-18 in stolen base attempts with Ryan behind the plate...Six multiple-hit games and had four multiple RBI games...Ranked third on the team with 131 putouts...20 assists throughout the season...0.968 fielding percentage

At Sahuaro High: Earned four varsity letters in softball...1st team all-conference pick...2nd team all-region team...2nd team all-conference team...National Honor Society and the International Thespian Society...High school coach: Billy Lopez