Hard worker inside ... Logged heavy minutes last season, playing against the opponents center ... Strong rebounder who developed a good touch inside as the season went on ... quick first step off the ball ... Has the ability to defend because of her speed and long arms.
The junior college transfer saw extensive action this season, appearing in all 29 games, starting 28 ... Averaged nearly 30 minutes per game (29.5) ... Former track and field standout ... Ranked 17th in the conference in rebounding, averaging 5.8 boards per game ... Also tied for 15th in the league with a 1.65 steals per game average ... Listed seventh in the league's offensive rebounding tally with an average of nearly three per game (2.59) ... Her .401 (81 for 202) field-goal percentage ranks second on the team .... The squads' second-leading rebounder with 167 boards (5.8 rpg) ... Opened up the campaign with 14 points, seven rebounds and three steals at Wisconsin (Nov. 18) ... Also went 4-for-4 from the charity stripe ... Has 12 points and nine boards against Long Beach State (Nov. 20) ... Knocked down 12 points and pulled down six rebounds against Texas Pan-American (Dec. 3) ... Pulled down a career-high 18 rebounds (10 defensive/8 offensive) against Prairie View A&M (Dec. 20) ... Tied for the fourth-best single-game effort in UH history ... Also added nine points and three rebounds ... Finished with 10 points in 27 minutes in UH's conference-season opening win over UCF (Jan. 6) ... Had a career night against Southern Miss (Jan. 8), finishing with 19 points on a 9-for-11 shooting night ... Also grabbed seven boards and three steals ... Had a career-best two blocks at Tulsa (Jan. 22), her lone game coming off the bench this season ... Finished with 11 points against Tulsa (Feb. 17) .. Was 3-for-3 from the field with eight points and two boards in the regular-season finale at UAB (Feb. 26) ... Tallied four points and seven rebounds in UH's 57-40 win over UTEP in the C-USA Championship second round ... Finished with eight points and four rebounds as UH dropped a quarterfinal matchup to Rice, 79-64.
Lettered at Grayson County College for head coach Wade Scott, now a UH assistant... Helped lead squad to a 29-5 overall record and second-place finish in conference play... Named an All-Conference Honorable Mention.
Lettered for head coach David Amis at James Martin High... Named Most Valuable Player... Received the Miss Basketball, Miss Hustle and Chairman of the Boards awards... Earned All-District 8-5A First-Team and Second-Team honors during her career... Honored as the school's Female Athlete of the Year as a senior in 2004... Scored 38 points in a game during AAU Nationals and 33 points during her high school career... Also was an award-winning member of the track and field team which won district and regional championships... Qualifier for the state meet and Texas Relays... Active member of her community, working with the Mission of Arlington, NAACP at church and at a nursing home.
Full name is Ryan Yvonne Lenard Meyers... Born on July 2, 1986, in Dallas, Texas... Daughter of Wilbert S. Meyers and Tressa Gosset... Majoring in kinesiology ... chose UH because of the great learning environment and beacuse it's close to home.