NORTHRIDGE - 2007
Ryan Adams appeared in a career-high 26 matches and 59 games for the Matadors during his sophomore season ... posted a career-high 65 kills in 165 swings for a .200 hitting average ... averaged 1.10 kills per game ... also contributed seven aces and 14 blocks during the season ... knocked down a career-high 16 kills against No. 4 Pepperdine (Jan. 31) and posted 13 kills while hitting .417 in the Matadors' 3-0 win over UC San Diego (Jan. 26) ... served a career-high three aces in Northridge's three-game sweep at Long Beach State (Jan. 24) and had nine kills, two aces, five digs and four blocks at No. 2 UC Irvine (Feb. 24).
Adams appeared in three matches and three games as a redshirt freshman ... recorded one dig in the Matadors' 3-0 win over UC San Diego (Mar. 4) ... also saw time on the court against Long Beach State (Mar. 3) and at Stanford (Mar. 11) ... took a season-high six swings without a kill against UC San Diego (Mar. 4) and recorded one attack against fifth-ranked Long Beach State (Mar. 3) ... suited up but did not play in 26 of Northridge's 29 matches.
Redshirted as a true freshman in 2005.
SAN MARCOS HIGH SCHOOL
Was a three-sport letterwinner in volleyball, football and basketball at San Marcos High School in San Marcos, Calif. ... earned first team All-Palomar League honors in 2004 ... was named second team All-CIF and first team All-League as a junior in 2003 ... was also named Offensive Player of the Year in 2003 ... graduated in 2004 with a 3.0 grade point average.
Born June 24, 1986 in Fresno, Calif. ... parents are Lois and Eddie Adams ... has an older brother, Jason who attends Palomar College ... his father played basketball at Fresno State ... also competes for the Seaside Volleyball club team ... favorite TV show is "The Simpsons" and John Mayer is his favorite musician ... says he would like to switch places with the President for one day ... major is Urban Studies.