AFC Cleveland continues to bolster its attack in 2013 by signing Ryan Minick, forward from Hiram College. From North Royalton, Ohio, Minick left his mark with the Terriors as a 2-time All-Region winner, along with the accolades of a 3-time All-Conference (NCAC) selection. Additionally, he was an All-Ohio recipient last season. While ranked in the Top 10 in various categories in the NCAC. Ryan has also etched his name in to the Hiram history books as he’s included in the top statistical achievements in 4 all-time categories. (Shots, Goals, Assists, Points)
Ryan brings the complete package as a forward from his experiences with the Cleveland Internationals and time spent in the Premier Developmental League (PDL). His style of play and ability to create balls into the back of opponents nets make Ryan a prize signing and welcome addition to the Royals 2013 multi-Champion defense.
Andy Hoggarth, Head Coach, “Ryan’s a technically good forward who will create chances for himself and his teammates. Having seen Ryan play throughout his collegiate career, I have been impressed with his instinctive finishing.
Marquis Walker, Assistant Coach, “Ryan is a talented playmaker who is equally strong at finishing and setting up teammates. Ryan has tremendous field vision that allows him to find pockets of space between defenders. I can see him being a prime target up top.