Ryan’s Torralba OK after taking grounder to the face

Ryan sophomore shortstop Manny Torralba is much better today after taking a hard grounder to the face, according to Ryan head coach Bret Warnack.

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Report: Javy Guerra picked up by the Chicago White Sox

It didn’t take long for Ryan graduate Javy Guerra to find a new home in the majors.

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Ryan grad Javy Guerra designated for assignment by Dodgers

Ryan graduate Javy Guerra was designated for assignment on Sunday night, according to MLB.com. (Morry Gash/Associated Press)

Major League Baseball’s opening day is only a couple of weeks away, but Ryan alumnus Javy Guerra was dealt some pretty bad news on Sunday.

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Ryan defensive tackle J.T. Williams picks Southern Miss

Ryan senior defensive tackle signed with Southern Miss on Wednesday. He chose the Golden Eagles over Massachusetts and Houston Baptist. (Mike Mezuel II/For the Denton Record-Chronicle)

A few months ago, it looked as if J.T. Williams was headed to the Southeastern Conference.

Then a few weeks ago, the stress mounted as Williams’ options to play college football dwindled.

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Ryan’s Sekou Clark signs with Vanderbilt

Ryan senior defensive end Sekou Clark flashes the "Anchors Down" symbol after he signed with the Southeastern Conference school on Wednesday morning. (Ben Baby/Denton Record-Chronicle)

 

Before last weekend, Ryan senior defensive end was committed to Louisiana-Monroe and planned on taking an official visit to Boise State before national signing day.

Then Vanderbilt came in and ruined all those plans.

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Ryan recruiting notes: Ryan’s J.T. Williams to make decision tomorrow

Ryan senior defensive tackle J.T. Williams has narrowed his college choices to Houston Baptist, Southern Miss and Massachusetts. Williams will make his decision tomorrow on national signing day. (David Minton/Denton Record-Chronicle)

We’re less than 24 hours away from national signing day, and one of Ryan’s biggest recruits still has a decision to be made.

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Projected Class 6A Region I schools

There will be a lot of coaches across the state that won’t get much sleep tonight.

The tossing, turning and late-night pacing will be a result of the University Interscholastic League’s release of its biennial realignment and reclassification at 9 a.m. tomorrow.

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This is what Ryan’s 2001 football banquet program looked like

When I first started out working here, I figured out there was still a lot of random items in my desk, something that’s probably true just about everywhere.

Well, I came across this Ryan football banquet program from 2001, the year the Raiders won the first of two Class 4A state championships. In honor of Ryan’s football banquet tonight, I figured the Ryan folks would get a kick out of it.

Click on the following link and you’ll be able to take a closer at the program from 12 years ago.

2001 Ryan Football Banquet Program

Ryan senior DE Sekou Clark commits to Louisiana-Monroe, per reports

Ryan senior defensive end Sekou Clark orally committed to Louisiana-Monroe, per multiple recruiting services. (David Minton/Denton Record-Chronicle)

With national signing day rapidly approaching, Ryan senior defensive end Sekou Clark moved one step closer to continuing his football career.

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Recruiting update on Ryan’s J.T. Williams, Sekou Clark

The closer it gets to national signing day, the more hectic college football recruiting gets for kids that are still undecided.

Well, we’ve got updates on Ryan defensive linemen J.T. Williams and Sekou Clark.

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