Ryan Emery
Ryan Emery
Year: Junior
Hometown: Dacula, Ga.

Will attend Young Harris in the Fall of 2017.

AS A JUNIOR (2016-17): Played in seven tournaments for the Pirates as a junior ... Carded a 75.37 stroke average in 19 rounds of action ... Recorded two Top 20 finishes ... Finished tied for 15th at the UWF Argonaut Cup with rounds of 75-71=146 ... Tied for 20th at the Peach Belt Conference Championships ... Member of the PBC Presidential Honor Roll.

JUNIOR COLLEGE: Played for College of the Desert in Palm Desert, Calif. ... Tied for 10th at the CCCAA State Championship as a sophomore ... Earned PCAC All-Conference honors both seasons for the Roadrunners ... Carded a 73.9 stroke average as a freshman and a 70.9 stroke average as a sophomore.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for Granite Hills HS in El Cajon, Calif. ... Conference Player of the Year as a senior for the Eagles ... Won the conference match play tournament ... Team MVP three years in a row ... Runner-up Player of the Year as a junior ... Team captain as a junior and senior.

PERSONAL: Born Ryan Matthew Emery on August 15, 1996, in San Diego, Calif. ... Hometown is Dacula, Ga. ... Son of Wendy and Matthew Emery ... Majoring in business economics ... Enjoys going to church, playing all sports and spending time with family ... Lists Zach Johnson, Webb Simpson and Trevor Hoffman as favorite sports personalities.