Men's Soccer
Ryan Costen - Men's Soccer - University of Kentucky Athletics 13


  • height 5-10
  • Weight 155
  • class Junior
  • High school Lewisville

Suffered an injury in the third game of his career, ending 2010 season … Had been a fixture in the lineup through his first three games, making two starts and logging 94 minutes … Started the first two games of his career, logging 59 minutes in the season lidlifter vs. Eastern Illinois and 33 minutes vs. IUPUI … Suffered an injury after opening his career … Due to the injury, retains for years of eligibility.

Four-year letterwinner for coach Ricardo Souza at Lewisville High School … As a senior, totaled 13 goals and 17 assists, firing 21 shots and netting three game-winning goals … As a junior, netted nine goal and had 14 assists … In 2008, as a sophomore, totaled a career-best 16 goals and 12 assists, firing 43 shots … As a freshman in 2007, netted 12 goals and had over 10 assists … Named all-district as a sophomore and junior, also earning Lewisville MVP honors … Played for Solar Soccer Club U-18 Academy and coach Kevin Smith from 2003-10, the same club team as UK sophomore defender Dylan Asher … … Led Solar to back-to-back state championships … Team advanced to the Disney Showcase finals in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009.

Full name is Ryan Emmanuel Costen … Son of John N. Costen and Amy Costen … Born March 21, 1992 in Tyler, Texas … Has four older siblings, brothers John (29), Alexander (23) and Shane (22), and sister Melissa Snapp (30) … Cousins Jeremy Costen and Jennifer Costen attended Kentucky.

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