Ben Ryer

Fr/Fr | 5-10 | Throws | Flower Mound, Texas | Marcus HS

High School
2020 graduate of Marcus High School in Flower Mound, Texas … Competed in track and field four years, lettered in three … Produced best mark of 155-0 in discus as runner-up in 2019 Marcus Invitational … Top mark in shortened 2020 season was 147-6 for third place in Lewisville Goldsmith Relays.

Personal
Benjamin David Ryer was born March 7, 2020 in Denton, Texas … Hometown is Flower Mound, Texas … Son of David Ryer and Gwendolyn Chasteen … Has two siblings, Nicholas and Alexis … Father member of track and field team at Arizona State, competed in hammer throw … Majoring in Business Finance … Career plan is to work in financial field … Ambition is to compete in Olympics and eventually start a family … Favorite athlete is Sergey Litvinov, a three-time finalist in World Championships hammer … Person he most admires is his father … Loves to do things outdoors, like fishing and hunting … Chose Arkansas since its in a great location with a great track and field team, along with a good business program, and his brother.