SHS's Robbi Ryan is the Gatorade Player of the Year

(Sheridan, Wyo.) — Sheridan High School's Robbi Ryan was announced today as the 2015-16 Gatorade Wyoming Girls Basketball Player of the Year. “Robbi Ryan is a phenomenal athlete who continually works on getting better,” said Sheridan High head coach Jessica Pickett. “She is the type of player who makes those around her better. She is passionate, hard-working, committed and a joy to coach.” [image: Inline image 1] *Feature photo and above h/t SHS Booster Club Facebook / Pitchengine Communities* Ryan has signed a National Letter of Intent to play basketball on scholarship at Arizona State University this fall. Ryan is the first Gatorade Wyoming Girls Basketball Player of the Year to be chosen from Sheridan High School. The award, which recognizes not only outstanding athletic excellence, but also high standards of academic achievement and exemplary character demonstrated on and off the court, distinguishes Ryan as Wyoming’s best high school girls basketball player. Ryan is now a finalist for the Gatorade National Girls Basketball Player of the Year award, which will be announced this month. Ryan is a 5-foot-9 senior guard has led the Lady Broncs to a 12-9 record and a berth in the Class 4A state tournament, scheduled to begin today. Ryan averaged 22.1 points and 7.8 rebounds per game while shooting 57 percent from inside the arc through 21 games. The state’s returning Gatorade Girls Basketball Player of the Year, she is a four-time First Team All-State selection and the 2015 Class 4A East Conference Co-Player of the Year. Ryan has maintained a 3.89 GPA in the classroom. A member of the National Honor Society and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, she has volunteered locally on behalf of Habitat for Humanity, the YMCA and Big Brothers Big Sisters of America. #dally #news