Ryland McDermott
Ryland  McDermott


Las Vegas, Nev.

High School:
Coronado HS




Broncos Travel to Pepperdine and UCSB

Boise State closes six weeks on the road with final trip to Pepperdine and UC Santa Barbara this weekend.


Boise State Defeats Villanova 4-3

Blancaneaux and Shackleton fall in Pacific Coast Doubles Championship consolation semifinals.


Boise State Rallies Past UC Davis

Trailing 2-1 and its back against the wall, Boise State rallied winning three of the final four singles matches in three sets to clinch the win.


Saturday Recap at Blue Gray Classic

Broncos drop a pair of tightly contested matches to Auburn and Rice.


Broncos Head to Blue Gray Classic

Boise State travels to Montgomery, Ala., this week for the Blue Gray National Tennis Classic



  • 2016-17:  6-14
  • 2017-18:   5-5 
  • TOTAL:  11-19


  • 2016-17:  10-11
  • 2017-18:    4-3  
  • TOTAL:  14-14


FALL HIGHLIGHTS: Competed in three tournaments during the fall campaign going 5-5 in singles and 4-3 in doubles ... went 2-1 in singles at the Dar Walters Fall Classic (Oct. 5-8) in Boise, defeated Portland State’s Majeed Bukhari in straight sets 6-0, 6-3 to advance to round of 16 ... went 2-2 in singles at the ITA Mountain Regional (Oct. 18-22) in Provo, Utah, defeated Northern Colorado’s Kyle Pease 6-4, 6-2 in first round before falling in round of 64 ... paired with Matteo Tinelli in doubles they reached the round of 16 going 2-1 at the ITA regional with wins over Idaho’s Scarpelli/Shin 8-6 and Utah State’s Serrano/Carvaj 8-6.


HONORS: Mountain West Scholar Athlete (for maintaining a 3.5 or better GPA)

OVERALL: Finished freshman campaign with 6-14 overall singles record and went 1-6 at No. 6 singles during spring season ... tallied a 10-11 overall mark in doubles including a 7-4 record in spring duals.

FALL HIGHLIGHTS: Played in three fall tournaments reaching the consolation quarterfinals of the Boise State Dar Walters Fall Classic (Oct. 7-9) ... went 3-2 in singles at the ITA Mountain Region Championships (Oct. 19-23) at Las Vegas, Nev., recording wins in the consolation draw over BYU’s Derek Vincent 6-2, 4-6, 1-0 (10-7); Utah’s Azat Hankuliyev 4-6, 7-6(5), 1-0 (10-5); and UNLV’s Ruben Alberts 6-1, 6-1 ... in doubles reached quarterfinals of Boise State Dar Walters Fall Classic (Oct. 7-9) with Kyle Butters tallying wins over BYU’s Sam Tullis and Garret Vincent 6-1 and Idaho State’s Josh Goodwin and Haseeb Khan 6-4.

SPRING HIGHLIGHTS: Saw limited time because of injury playing in 16 contests primarily in doubles ... in singles he defeated Eastern Washington’s Ricardo Almeida 6-3, 7-6(3) to help team to victory ... in doubles he went 7-4 in spring duals ... went 4-2 at No. 3 doubles with Brian Tran and was 3-1 with Kyle Butters split between No. 2 and 3 doubles ... went 5-1 in doubles during Mountain West matches.


HONORS: Team MVP 2014 and 2015 ... won two doubles state championships, as well as two singles and two doubles regional titles.

Comes from Las Vegas, Nev., where he is a 2016 graduate of Coronado High School ... four-year member of the Cougars’ varsity team where he was captain senior season ... helped CHS to three state team championships and four regional titles during his prep career ... also an academic standout named a four-time Scholar Athlete at CHS, member of AP Academy and graduated with an advanced honors diploma and ranked in the top-five of his class.


McDermott came to Boise as a four-star recruit according to the Tennis Recruiting Network ... ranked as the top prep player in the state of Nevada, No. 2-ranked singles player in the Intermountain Region and was been ranked as high as No. 120 in the United States Tennis Association’s national rankings ... received the USTA Sportsmanship Award in 2015 for Nevada ... competed at the No. 1 spot for the 2015 Intermountain National Team, Boys 18s ... played at the National Hard Courts in Kalamazoo for Boys 16s and 18s.


Majoring in pre-medical studies.

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