Ryan returns to Weber State as a red shirt freshman. He red shirted with the Wildcats during the 2011-12 season before leaving for an LDS Church mission to Chile.
2011-12 Sat out the season with the Wildcats as a red shirt...Left to serve a two-year LDS Church mission to Chile in April 2012.
Timpanogos High School Graduated from Timpanogos High School in Orem, Utah where he played for coach Nate Crandall...Earned First Team All-Conference honors as a senior and was also a First Team All-Valley selection...Received All-State honors and was named to the Deseret News Honorable Mention 4A All-State Team...Averaged 15 points and 10 rebounds per game for the Timberwolves and led his team to the Utah State 4A playoffs...Also played AAU basketball for Utah Pump N’Run.
Personal Full name is Ryan Van Pelt...Was born March 7, 1993 in Bountiful, Utah...Parents are Dane & Patti Van Pelt and Cindy Van Pelt...Is majoring in Mechanical Engineering at Weber State.