UK Gets Goals from C.J. Tappel, Tyler Riggs; UK Ends Season 9-9-2
2010 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.
Pre-College 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.
Personal 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.