#3 Ryan Adams
|HOMETOWN||Deloraine, Manitoba (Wayne State Univ.)|
- Academic All-CHA
Laced up his skated for 36 of the Beavers’ 37 games a junior... Was announced in the starting line up eight times... Has roamed the BSU blue line in last 34 games... Leads all BSU defensemen with a +22 plus/minus rating... Sits fourth among BSU’s defensemen in scoring with 1-6=7 points... Posted his first point of the season Oct. 31 at Ala.-Huntsville adding the second assist on a the, 2-1, game-winning goal in overtime... Netted his first goal of 2009-10, and second marker of his BSU career, Nov. 21 in a 6-3 victory over Ala.-Huntsville... Posted helpers in backto- back games versus Ohio State (11/28/09) and Niagara (12/4/09)... Matched career-highs for goals (1) and assists (6) this season... Was named to the CHA All-Academic Team for the second consecutive season.
Put on the green and white for 24 games as a sophomore transfer... Was announced in the starting line up two times... Made his BSU debut Oct. 10 in a 2-5 loss at Minnesota State... His first point as a Beaver came as an assist at Niagara Jan. 23... Added an assist on a Matt Read goal to win the CHA Tournament Championship and earn an automatic bid to the 2009 NCAA Tournament with a 3-2 overtime win over Robert Morris Mar. 14... Scored his first goal in a Beavers’ sweater Mar. 29, helping Bemidji State defeat No. 9 Cornell and advance to the Frozen Four for the first time in school history... Was named to the Midwest Regional All-Tournament Team.
Prior to BSU
Transferred to Bemidji State for his sophomore season after beginning his career at Wayne State University... Posted a goal and six assists for the Warriors in 32 contests... Ranked fifth among WSU defensemen with seven points... All seven came in CHA play to sit 12th among the league’s blue liners in scoring and ninth on the league’s rookie scoring charts... Was named to the 2008 CHA All-Rookie squad... Earned Wayne State University Rookie of the Year laurels.
Prior to his stint at Wayne State, he played three years in the MJHL, two with Dauphin Kings and one with OCN Blizzard... Most recently, he played one year at the NAHL’s Fargo-Moorhead Jets... While at FM, he posted 48 points on 13 goals and 35 assists.
Born Sept. 12, 1986... Ryan Gregory Adams is the son of Craig and Debbie Adams... Majoring in business administration at BSU.