Coach Ryan started playing volleyball in 1977 on a co-ed high school team. Since then it’s been an obsession. His playing accomplishments are extensive having been a USAV Open All-American 4 times and winning a gold medal representing the USA in the Pacific Ocean Games in 1995 on the USA Select Team.
As a coach he has USA Volleyball’s CAP 2 certification and is a USA Volleyball IMPACT trainer. Additionally he coaches the Boys team at Glastonbury High School and has helped guide the team state championship in 1996 and 2002. Coach Ryan is also the Compliance and Education Director for the New England Regional Volleyball Association.