Junior (2017): Competed in 58 games, making 57 starts behind the plate… Hit for a .263 average and drove in 30 runs… Scored 43 times and went for extra bases 12 times… Stole five bases and earned a .992 fielding percentage, committing four errors on 492 chances… Tallied 12 multi-hit games and drove in multiple runs in 10 games… Season long six-game hit streak and reached base in 16 consecutive games… Season high three hits in two games against Maryland Eastern Shore (Mar. 3 and Mar. 5) and in the series finales with ETSU (Apr. 2) and Wofford (Apr. 15)… Scored a season high five runs and drove in four runs in a victory over Maryland Eastern Shore (Mar. 5)… Applied the final tag to secure UNCG's second-ever triple play against VMI (May 7)… Series finale against The Citadel (May 14), went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and two RBI… Scored five runs in the SoCon Tournament… Went 2-for-4 with a run scored, two RBI and a triple in the tournament win over ETSU (May 26)… Tallied one hit in two of three games in the NCAA Clemson Regional, including a double.
Brunswick CC: Transferred to Brunswick CC after competing his freshman season at East Carolina… Played in 48 games, helping Brunswick to a 42-18 record… Hit for a .359 average… Connected for nine doubles, a triple and five home runs… Earned a .983 fielding percentage, playing outfield and catching… Swiped four bases… Drove in 39 runs… Drew 22 walks, earning a .426 on-base percentage.
Prep: Earned three letters at Wesleyan Christian Academy in High Point, N.C… Named team captain as a senior… Earned preseason Under Armour All-American honors… Named Atlantic Region honorable mention by Perfect game… Led Wesleyan Christian Academy to three conference titles in 2014, 2013 and 2012… State runner-up finish in 2012.
Personal: Ryan is the son of Brett and Cindy Clinch… Born Dec. 9, 1995… Majoring in communication studies.