HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at Granada High School...earned four varsity letters...as a senior he hit .390 with one home run, six doubles, one triple and 23 RBI en route to first-team All-East Bay and third team All-State selections...as a senior, helped lead his team to a 24-2 overall record, claiming the East Bay Athletic League championship, and the team was ranked No. 5 in the state of California...as a junior, he hit .313 with three home runs, seven doubles and 20 RBI...helped lead his team to the semi finals of the NCS championship...as a sophomore, he hit .360 with one home run, six doubles and 23 RBI en route to a first-team All-East Bay Athletic League and a third-team All-East Bay...as a freshman, he hit .300 with five home runs, five doubles and 15 RBI en route to an honorable mention All-East Bay Athletic League selection.
PERSONAL: Ryan Kirby was born on Jan. 25, 1995 in San Ramon, Calif....he is the son of Patrick and Laura Kirby...his father, Patrick, played baseball at Cal Poly...notes he started every baseball games on varsity all four years of his high school career.
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