Athlete of the Day: Ryan Quaid

It’s time to celebrate our Athlete of The Day!

Ryan Quaid, nominated by Chris Siedem, is our Athlete of the Day!

Tell us about Ryan’s achievement: 

Ryan is a senior basketball player at West Texas A&M, currently ranked #8 in the nation. last season they went to the Final Four. Ryan was named All-South Central Region, All-Conference, Conference Defensive Player of the Year, and Lone Star Conference Academic Player of the Year, while leading the LSC in double-doubles.

Already this season, he has been named a Preseason All American, become WTAMU’s All-Time Leading Rebounder, passed NBA Hall of Famer Maurice Cheeks on the All-Time Scoring List, and matched a career high of 29 points. Ryan has accomplished all this with Type I Diabetes.

Tell us about a character trait Ryan has that you admire:

Perseverance, perspective, and humility.

Tell us one thing you want your athlete to know:

Kids like Ryan make us glad we work with kids.

Congratulations,  Ryan!

If you have an amazing athlete you want to nominate for Athlete of The Day, click this link and fill out the Nomination form to have your athlete featured!

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