Ashley Van Ryn

Team Handball

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College: University of Central Florida
Club:
Bayside Tigers
Position:
Back
Height:
5'10"
Hometown:
Atlanta, GA
Current Residence:
Auburn, AL
 
USA Team Handball Career
2013: Pan American Championships, 8th place
 
Individual Career
2014:  Blue Cup Tournament, 1st Place
2013:  U.S. Club Nationals, 1st Place
2013:  Blue Cup Tournament, 1st Place
2012:  Michael Lipov Tournament, 1st Place
2012:  Carolina Tournament, 1st Place

Personal:
Van Ryn began playing team handball in August 2012 after seeing the sport on television during the 2012 London Olympic Games.  As a high school athlete, Van Ryn was a four year letterman in softball (Two State Runner-Up finishes, Three Regional Championships) and basketball (Two State Championships, Three Regional Championships), a three year letterman in Soccer, and also lettered in Track and Field (Discus Regional Champion, 7th in State).  At UCF, Van Ryn was a four year letterman in softball, where she won two conference championships.  In 2008, Van Ryn was the recipient of the Dr. Richard E. Lapchick Award (for Athletic, Academic, and Community Excellence); 2008 UCF Softball Iron Athlete Award, 2008 Founder's Scholar Award (Top 1% in graduating class); and 3-Time Conference All-Academic Team.


Social Media
Instagram: AVR_USA
Twitter: @AVR_USA
Website: www.avrusa.com