19 Ryan Cassidy
19 Ryan Cassidy
Height: 5-5
Weight: 180
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Austin, Texas
High School: Westwood
Position: D
Major: History


2012: Begins his first season with the Spartans after two successful campaigns at Eastern University ... has a terrific work ethic ... will have an impact on the York defense.

2011: Spent his sophomore season at Eastern University ... started in all 16 contests ... picked up 30 ground balls for the Eagles ... caused 25 turnovers, the second highest total on the squad.

2010: Began his collegiate career at Eastern University ... started all 16 games as a rookie for the 11-5 Eagles ... registered 50 ground balls, the squad's third-best mark, and caused 23 turnovers, Eastern's second-highest total that season.

Personal: Is a history major ... is the son of Matt and Melinda Cassidy ... born on October 8, 1990 ... accolades include being named all-district, a two-time defensive MVP, a team MVP, and a two-time captain ... names his father as the person he most admires ... hobbies include amateur body-building and bear hunting ... chose York because of "Coach Brandon Childs" ... lists his most significant athletic achievement as "beating Elizabethtown in OT for first-place in the conference" during his time with Eastern ... his plans after graduation including coaching.