INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Men's Soccer) – Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head men's soccer coach Abe Tizaf is proud to announce the signing of Ryan Valladares to the 2017-18 signing class.
"It feels great being able to be part of this new team and to have the chance to create something with the team. This school is nice and calm and will keep me focused on what I need to do," said Valladares.
Valladares is the fourth signee to the newly created Pomeroy men's soccer program. Ryan comes to SMWC from Warren Central High School in Indianapolis, Ind. At WCHS, Vallardes earned his varsity letters as a center back on the Warriors soccer team. He helped WCHS to two sectional championships (2014, 2015) and two regional finals (2014, 2015). Ryan was also a member of USF Real Soccer Club and the Weight Lifting Club.
"Ryan is a hard workers and student both in the field and in the classroom. He was a three year starter at Warren Central and I am sure he will be a great asset to our team," exclaimed Tizaf.
Valladares intends to major in financing and accounting. He is the son of Arizbeth Ariza and Rigoberto Valladares and has two siblings, Jair and Axel Vallardes.