2008: Played in all 14 games as a senior with eight starts ... fourth on the team in goals ... finished his career 17th on Stony Brook's all-time goals list with 53 ... seventh on the team in points ... four multiple-goal games ... at least one ground ball in every game but one ... matched his career-high with four goals in the season opener at Virginia (2/22) ... three goals the next time out at Harvard (3/1) as well as picking up three ground balls ... pair of goals vs. Marist (3/25) ... two more goals in the America East semifinal contest with Albany (5/1).
2007: Started all 13 games for the Seawolves ... third on the team in scoring with a career-high 23 points (15g, 8a) ... 15 goals was also third on the team ... three multiple-goal games ... scored at least one point eight times ... three man-up tallies ... set a new career-high with a five-point outing against Harvard (3/3) ... had three goals, including the game winner, and a pair of assists against the Crimson ... next game he had four points on three assists and a goal at #18 Denver (3/10) ... another three goal, two assist effort vs. Lehigh (3/24) ... pair of goals at Vermont (3/31) ... picked up 11 ground balls over two games against #2 Albany (4/7) and Siena (4/10) ... three goals in the win over #20 Hofstra (4/24).
2006: Played in all 15 games, earning one start ... tallied 17 points (14 g, 3 a) ... scored a goal in the season-opener at Virginia (2/25) ... tallied a goal in his only start of the year vs. Harvard (3/4) ... had his first career multi-point game with two goals and an assist in win over Siena (3/11) ... scored a goal in the Seawolves victory at Penn State (3/18) ... found the back of the cage twice in a win over Denver (4/3) ... scored one goal in Seawolves win at Albany (4/8) ... had back-to-back two goals games in against Lehigh (4/12) and Hartford (4/15) ... tallied an assist vs. Hofstra (4/25) ... scored a goal in the regular-season finale at UMBC (4/29) ... in the America East Semifinals against Albany, netted a career-best four goals, including the game-tying tally with five seconds remaining in regulation.
2005: Played in 14 games ... had three goals and one assist ... scooped up five ground balls ... scored goals against Hartford, Siena and Vermont.
High School: A 2004 graduate of Comsewogue High School in Port Jefferson Station, N.Y lettered twice in lacrosse for the Warriors ... totaled 44 goals, 15 assists and 68 ground balls as a senior to earn All-America and all-county honors ... had eight goals and 12 assists as a junior ... also an all-division player in football.
Personal: Born Ryan Daniel Hughes on October 8, 1986 ... son of Donna and Michael Hughes ... has a brother and sister ... has one uncle that played football at Rhode Island and another that played at Hobart.