|High School:||Union Country Academy|
2011: Started all 13 games...named to the All-CAA Third Team...made 50 tackles (35 ST, 15 AT), picked off three passes, broke up four passes, forced a fumble and recovered a fumble...had four stops against Bryant (9/3)...had three stops and an interception against Pittsburgh (9/10)...notched eight stops against James Madison (10/8)...recovered a fumble and broke up a pass against Rhode Island (10/15)...had six stops and broke up a pass against Richmond (10/22)...picked off a pass and forced a fumble against Towson (11/5)...made five tackles and broke up a pass against UMass (11/12)...made seven tackles, intercepted a pass and broke up a pass in Maine’s NCAA Second Round win at Appalachian State (12/3).
2010: Saw action in all 11 games . . . made 16 tackles (11 ST, 5 AT) . . . made a solo tackle and assisted on two against Albany (9/2) . . . notched a pair of solo tackles at Mommouth (9/11) . . . had three stops (2 ST, 1 AT) against Villanova (10/16) . . . made two solo stops at Towson (11/13).
2009: Sat out the season as a redshirt . . . has four years of eligibility remaining . . . named a Maine Scholar-Athlete Rising Star.
BEFORE MAINE/PERSONAL: Played defensive back and wide receiver for coach Kenneth Wiggins at Union County Academy of Information & Technology … served as a captain … helped lead his team to its first winning record in 10 years … was voted to play in the 2009 New Jersey vs. Northeast All-Star Game … was named to the Super 100 All-State Team and Super 60 Team … earned all-conference and all-league honors during both his junior and senior seasons … set the school record with a 103-yard interception return for a touchdown … also played basketball … was a three-year starter at point guard … led his team to a sectional championship during his junior season and earned all-county defensive team honors … also ran track and helped lead his team to a state title his junior season … took part in several honors classes in high school … born June 29, 1991 … son of Leslie James and Patricia Ryans-James … majoring in business administration.