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Ryan Groy
Ryan Groy

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Middleton, Wis.

High School:
Middleton

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 320

Position:
OL

Experience:
4V

Honors and Awards
2013:
Third-team All-America (Associated Press), first-team All-Big Ten (coaches), second-team All-Big Ten (media)
2013 Preseason:
Outland Trophy watch list, Lombardi Award watch list
2012:
Second-team All-Big Ten (coaches), honorable mention All-Big Ten (media), Academic All-Big Ten
2011:
Academic All-Big Ten

Career: Set school record by playing in 54 games, never missing a game in four-year career ... started 33 games ... recorded starts at left tackle, left guard, center and fullback ... his four seasons rank as top four for total offense in school history: 2011 (6,578 yards), 2013 (6,251), 2010 (5,787) and 2012 (5,506)

2013: Earned fourth letter, starting all 13 games ... started at left guard in all 13 games ... anchored offensive line that paved way for single-season school records in total offense (480.8 yards per game), rushing yards (3,689) and average yards per rushing attempt (6.62)

2012: Earned third letter, starting all 14 games ... made 11 starts at left guard, including first seven games and final five games ... started at left tackle vs. Minnesota on Oct. 20 and vs. Michigan State on Oct. 27 ... recorded a tackle vs. Illinois on Oct. 6

2011: Earned second letter ... played in all 14 games with four starts ... made the start at left guard against Michigan State in the Big Ten Championships Game on Dec. 3 and against Penn State on Nov. 26 ... started at center for first time in career at Illinois on Nov. 19 ... made first start of career along the offensive line when he lined up at left guard against Oregon State on Sept. 10

2010:
Earned first letter ... played in all 13 games with two starts ... started at fullback at Michigan on Nov. 20 ... played along the offensive line against Indiana on Nov. 13 ... saw playing time in wins at Purdue, at Iowa and over No. 1 Ohio State on Oct. 16 ... member of punt unit against Minnesota on Oct. 9 ... saw playing time against Michigan State on Oct. 2 and Austin Peay on Sept. 25 ... lined up at fullback against Arizona State on Sept. 18 ... played fullback against San Jose State on Sept. 11 ... made Badgers debut as starting fullback (wearing No. 47) at UNLV on Sept. 4

2009:
Redshirt season ... named UW's offensive scout team player of the week for the Michigan State game

High School:
Ranked as the No. 38 OG in the nation and the third-best player in the state by Rivals.com ... rated as the No. 34 player in the Midwest by SuperPrep ... first-team all-state (A.P. and WFCA) as a senior ... Wisconsin State Journal Player of the Year ... first-team all-area, all-region and all-conference ... team captain ... 150 pancakes and only allowed two sacks ... honorable-mention all-area as a junior ... first-team all-region and all-conference ... 87 pancakes and didn't allow a sack as a junior ... honorable mention all-conference as a sophomore ... 38 pancakes and didn't allow a sack ... three-year letterwinner ... head coach was Tim Simon

Personal:
Parents are Doug Groy and Kelly Baker ... enjoys hunting, fishing, camping and golfing ... majoring in agricultural and life sciences with a focus in communication

Career Statistics
Season GP/GS
2010 13/2
2011 14/4
2012 14/14
2013 13/13
Totals 54/33

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