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Ryan Beal

Ryan Beal

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Merritt Island, Fla.

High School:
Merritt Island

Last College:
Naval Academy Prep

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 190

Position:
Defensive Back

Birthdate:
01/22/1982

A hard-nosed, athletic player who performed well on special teams a year ago ... will provide depth in the secondary at strong safety.

2003 Appeared in eight games ... totaled five tackles and a blocked punt ... rushed from the edge to block a punt at Syracuse (Sept. 20) ... two tackles vs. Central Michigan (Oct. 25) ... two solo stops at Eastern Michigan (Nov. 8).

2002 Beal redshirted while working with the defensive backs on the scout team.

Prior to UCF Beal spent one season at Naval Academy Prep in Rhode Island ... coached by Clayton Kendrick.

High School Beal graduated from Merritt Island in 2000 ... played for head coach Gerald Hodgin ... earned first team all-Cape Coast honors as a junior and senior ... named MVP of both the North-South and Central Florida All-Star games ... also won two state championships in baseball.

Personal Beal has yet to declare a major ... born Jan. 22, 1982 ... son of Alan and Sheila Beal.

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