Ryan Roger
Ryan Roger
Height: 6-0
Year: FR
Hometown: Toms River, N.J.
High School: Toms River North
Events: Throws
Major: Nutrition

Personal Bests

  • Indoor
    • Shot Put: 15.49m (2017-18 at URI Coaches Tribute)
  • Outdoor
    • Shot Put: 15.29m (2017-18 at Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championship)
    • Discus: 42.40m (2017-18 at Black & Gold Invitational)

Career Honors & Awards

  • 2018 Outdoor A-10 Runner Up (Shot Put)

2017-18

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished seventh in the discus (42.40m) and eighth in the shot put (14.06m) at the Black & Gold Invitational.
    • Finished 25th in the discus (34.71m) at the UConn Northeast Challenge
    • Finished third in the shot put (14.94m) and 10th in the discus (38.88m) at the Holy Cross Classic.
    • Finished eighth in the shot put (14.41m) and 10th in the discus (40.97m) at the Brown Springtime Open.
    • Finished second in the shot put (15.29m) and 13th in the discus (40.51m) at the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championship.
  • Indoor:
    • Finished ninth in the shot put (14.73m) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Finished third in the shot put (15.18m) at the Sorlien Memorial Invitational.
    • Placed third in the shot put (15.49m) at the URI Coaches Tribute.
    • Finished seventh in the shot put (14.49m) at the Atlantic 10 Indoor Championship.

High School

  • Attended Toms River North High School.
  • Member of the Honor Roll.
  • Member of the track and field team.
  • Named indoor and outdoor track and field MVP (2016, 2017).
  • Named Most Improved Track Athlete (2016, 2017).
  • Ocean County Champions four years in a row (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017).

Personal

  • Born May 17, 1999.
  • Son of Rosemarie and Chuck.
  • Has one brother, Weston.
  • Chose URI over Rutgers and Wagner.
  • Interests include fishing.
  • Favorite athlete is Ryan Crouser and favorite team is the New York Rangers.
  • Chose Rhode Island because of the track program.
  • Majoring in Nutrition with plans of becoming a plant-based nutritionist.