Born in Richland, Wash. ... son of Rick and Bobbie Anderson ... majoring in communications.
2005 (Freshman) - Played in 13 games, going 5-for-12 at the plate ... first career hit came in Huskies' 17-4 win over UC Santa Barbara ... March 28 vs. Utah Valley State (game two), drove in a run with a single and then scored in lone at bat ... also singled and scored April 5 vs. Portland and had singles vs. UC Riverside (April 9) and Washington State (April 30) ... error-free in 13 fielding chances ... played summer ball for the Everett (Wash.) Merchants, batting .390.
KAMIAKIN HIGH SCHOOL
Earned three varsity letters under coach Rex Easley ... served as team captain as a junior and senior ... batted over .400 in both his junior (.430) and senior (.420) seasons ... first-team All-Big 9 shortstop as a junior and senior and second-team at second base as a sophomore ... the Braves' top hitter his last two seasons ... second-team all-state as a junior and senior and played at the state all-star game after his last season ... led his summer team, the Twin City Titans, to a second-place state finish, batting .440 ... also starred as a receiver and defensive back on the football team, earning three letters ... broke the school records for single-game receiving yards (219) and single-season receptions (65) ... first-team All-Big 9 and all-area at both receiver and defensive back as a senior.
RYAN ANDERSON'S CAREER BATTING STATISTICS:
Year Avg. G/GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI Slg% BB HBP SO OB% SF SH SB/A 2005 .417 13/0 12 4 5 0 0 0 1 .417 1 0 3 .462 0 0 0/0