BS, St. Joseph's College
MS, Nova University
Tom begins his twenty-second year at PHSC this season. Hired in 1994 to begin the fast pitch softball program, he has developed a highly competitive program and has accumulated over 600 wins at PHSC. His teams have been to the post season 12 times during his tenure, finishing as co-conference champions in 1998 and finishing state runner-up in 1999. As PHSC made the transition to JUCO DII in 2011, he guided the team to a 31-21 season winning the Region X tournament, District P tournament, and finishing fifth at the JUCO DII National Tournament in Bloomington, IL. In 2016 his team qualified for the District tournament and finished runner-up.
Numerous players have received recognition for their academic and athletic achievements with eight players being recognized in 2016 for outstanding academic success. Several players have been named to All Conference, All State and All Region teams and he has been instrumental in guiding his players to various four year instutitions to continue their academic and athletic careers.
Coach Ryan is a member of the NFCA , teaches several classes at PHSC and holds a masters degree in Educational Leadership.