Ryan Lauria
Ryan Lauria


Roanoke, Va.

High School:
Hidden Valley

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 183




High School: Named First Team All-State. Selected as District Player of the Year. Lettered all four years at Hidden Valley High School. Named First Team All-Region and First Team All-District. Chosen as Ray Bellamy Award winner given annually by the Salem-Roanoke Baseball Hall of Fame. Chosen as the Timesland Pitcher of the Year. Was 8-2 with a 1.37 ERA and 65 strikeouts as a senior.

Personal: Born on March 18, 1995 in Toms River, N.J. Son of Chris and Lisa Lauria. Has a sister named Christina. Biggest thrill in sports was pitching in the WWBA World Championships in Jupiter, Fla. Majoring in finance at Louisville. After college, he plans to become an investment advisor. Hobbies and outside interests include fishing, hiking and snowboarding. Favorite movie is Miracle. Favorite TV show is Friends. Favorite food is chicken parmesan. Favorite teams include New York Yankees and New York Giants. Favorite restaurant is Maggiano's. Favorite quote is "You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore."

    Atlantic Coast Conference NCAA University of Louisville
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