17 - Ryan Rieger
Ryan Rieger
Height: 6-1
Weight: 195
Year: RS Freshman
Hometown: Roseville, Calif.
High School: Woodcreek
Position: INF

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008: Utilized a redshirt season.

HIGH SCHOOL: Ranked as one of the nation's Top 50 prospects by Baseball America and Rivals.com as a prep start at Woodcreek High School in Roseville, Calif. ... hit .472 as a senior, with 34 hits and 24 RBI in 27 games ... All-Sierra Foothill League First Team honoree ... 2008 Sacramento Bee All-Metro Team selection ... all-state nominee by CalHiSports.com ... slugged .525 as a junior, leading the Timberwolves in virtually every offensive category ... named Woodcreek's 'Offensive MVP' ... selected to play in the 2007 California Baseball Coaches Association North-South Showcase event ... participated in the Area Codes Games and played for the Colorado Rockies scout team ... also played football.

PERSONAL: Born in Sacramento, Calif. ... parents are Jerry and Nancy Rieger ... has one older sister, Michelle ... enjoys going to the gym, hanging out with friends and family, and watching movies ... aspires to own a sporting goods store ... majoring in business.