Ryan Carlyle

Ryan Carlyle
  • Caps: 7
  • Birthday: 11/24/89
  • Position: Hooker
  • Secondary Position: Center
  • Height: 5'6"
  • Weight: 140
  • Club: San Diego Surfers W.R.C. (USA)
  • College: University of South Carolina
  • Hometown: West Nyack, NY
  • Twitter: @RyyKayCar

Born and raised in West Nyack, New York...Played softball, indoor track, basketball, and soccer in high school...Recognized as All-County and All-Region in all four years years, also recognized as All-American softball shortstop...Played Softball at University of South Carolina...Played competitive club soccer...Competed as a body builder and figure competitor in 2007, received amateur card through National Physique Committee in 2008...Qualified for a national pro competition in 2010 after placing second at regionals...Played club rugby in Columbia, SC...Recognized as an All-American and invited to first national elite trials camp in January 2010...Invited to first tour to Honk Kong 7s in 2011 and has been to every camp since...Took a semester off from law school in 2011 to play with the San Diego Surfers in the Women's Premier League and train with the Eagles part-time...The Surfers won the 7s National Championship and placed 5th in the WPL...Began training with the Eagles full-time in late 2012 and became a resident in 2013.