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Ryan McDonagh
Ryan  McDonagh


Huntington, N.Y.

High School:
St Anthony's

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 195




Villanova Takes on Syracuse in BIG EAST Semi-Final

Villanova Defeated Orange Earlier this Season


No. 13 Villanova Concludes Regular Season at Providence Saturday

Wildcats Face Friars Before BIG EAST Championship Next Week


No. 11 Villanova Hosts No. 5 Notre Dame for Clash of BIG EAST Undefeated

Wildcats and Fighting Irish Battle for No. 1 Championship Seed


No. 12 Villanova Returns Home on Saturday to Host St. John's

Wildcats Can Clinch BIG EAST Tournament Berth with Victory


No. 13 Villanova Travels to Rutgers for Saturday Conference Showdown

Wildcats Hit the Road for the Sixth Consecutive Weekend

Career Stats

Awards: 2012 Team Captain... Villanova SAAC President.

Career: Appeared in 40 games while making 31 starts as a close defenseman... Captured 32 ground balls and 11 caused turnovers in his career... One assist... Graduates from Villanova with a degree in Finance from the Villanova School of Business.

2012: Named a 2012 Team Captain... Appeared in all 15 games as a starter on close defense... Collected 13 ground balls and six caused turnovers... Posted a career-high four ground balls vs. Drexel (Feb. 28). BIG EAST: Started in all six conference matches... Collected four ground balls and three caused turnovers.

2011: Started in all 16 games on close defense... Captured 16 ground balls and five caused turnovers... Tallied one assist vs. St. John's (Apr. 23)... Posted a career-high two caused turnovers vs. Fairfield (Mar. 4) and Penn State (Mar. 8)... Fifth on the team with five takeaways. BIG EAST: Started in all six conference matches... Posted six ground balls and one caused turnover... One assist.

2010: Appeared in seven contests as a defender... Collected two ground balls for the season vs. Ohio State (Feb. 13) and Syracuse (Mar. 29). BIG EAST: Saw action in three conference matches while capturing one ground ball.

2009: Saw action in 2 games vs. Lehigh and Hofstra... Picked up 1 groundball.

St. Anthony's: Earned varsity letters in both football and lacrosse... 2008 team captain in lacrosse... 2008 Adam L'Eplattenier Memorial Award recepient, given in recognition of lacrosse achievevment, leadership and academic excellence... NSCHSAA All-League recipient... 2008 Marine Corps Award Recipient... 2007 & 2008 NSCHSAA lacrosse team finalist... Also aided the football team to its 6th consecutive CHSFL Class AAA football championship... 2004-2008 Duns Scotus Award Recipient...National Honor Society Member... 2008 St. Anthony's Leadership Team member and Maximilian Kolbe Council Member.

Personal: Born June 6th, 1990 in Huntington, N.Y... Parents are Dennis and Lanore McDonagh... Has one brother, Sean... Enrolled in the Villanova School of Business as a Finance major.