University of Iowa Athletics

#28 Taylor Ryan

Height 5-2
Class So.
Hometown Solon, Iowa
High School Solon
Taylor  Ryan - Softball - University of Iowa Athletics

2020 as a freshman (season cut short due to Coronavirus)

  • Appeared in 8 games as a pinch runner.
  • Scored six runs on the year and stole three bases, going a perfect 3-for-3.

High School

  • Conference champion (2015-2018)
  • Two-time first team all-conference selection
  • Two-time All-State honoree
  • Two-time All-District honoree
  • State champion in eighth grade
  • Batted .579 with 39 stolen bases and 21 RBIs her junior year
  • Playing for Southeast Iowa All Stars – Kansas City MSP Champions
  • High school coaches were Jim White and Erin White
  • Club coach was Merle Miller
  • Played basketball and soccer and ran track
  • Drake Relays qualifier in the 4×400 meter relay and sprint medley relay
  • State qualifier in track her junior and season years in 4×400, 4×200, sprint medley, including a runner up finish in the 4×400.


  • Born July 1, 2000
  • Daughter of Justin and Tonia Ryan
  • Dad played football at Wartburg
  • Has three siblings: Jackson, Josie, and Tia