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AS A SOPHOMORE: Did not see any action at West Virginia.
AS A FRESHMAN: Appeared in one game at West Virginia.
BEFORE SIENA: Four-year starter at Niskayuna High where he helped with the 2007 Section II Class AA and Regional AA Titles...Three-time team MVP, while also being a NSCAA High School All-American in 2010...Three-time Suburban Council first team all-star and named to ESPN RISE New York Preseason Starting XI in 2010...Named Suburban Council MVP, Section II MVP, first team all-state, NSCAA All-Region II and to the ESPN RISE New York Starting XI...Four time scholar-athlete...Played for the FC Westchester Academy after previously playing for the Hicksville Strikes in 2010, winning the state championship, Region I, and USYS Region I Championships...Was in the Super Y North American finals with Blackwatch Premier in 2006 and 2008 and selection to Region I '93 ODP team in 2008 and 2009, while also playing for the Region I team at the Disney Showcase in 2008 and 2009...Traveled to Argentina with the Region I team in 2009 and selected to participate in a trip to Scotland and England...Also played in an Adidas Select International Training Program with Real Madrid in Spain and was identified as one of the top players at the camp...Played for the Eastern New York North ODP team from 2005-10 and played for Super Y ODP National Camp in 2007-08.
PERSONAL: Born February 8, 1993...The son of Edward and Patricia Tauss...Planning to major in Marketing and Mangement...Aspires to be aMarketing Director/Analyst for a professional sports franchise.
GETTING TO KNOW RYAN TAUSS
Twitter handle: @mickey_tauss
My favorite TV show is: Shameless
My favorite artist (musician) is: Wiz Khalifa
Favorite Athlete: Xabi Alonso
The thing I like most about Siena is: The small campus
My favorite professional sports team is: Manchester United
Another sport I like to follow at Siena is: Basketball
If I could travel anywhere in the world, I would go to: Switzerland
My favorite movie: The Boondock Saints/Caddyshack
My favorite food is: Lasagna