Ryan, the sixth pick in the 2021 NWSL Draft, joins the Thorns FC after helping lead TCU to their first-ever Elite Eight appearance, Ryan finished the 2020-2021 season with 7 goals and 6 assists, leading her team in points (20). In her four years at TCU, Ryan appeared in 75 career matches (71 starts), tallying 23 goals and 23 assists. Notably, Ryan was a 2020-21 United Soccer Coaches First Team All-American, a three-time First Team All-Midwest Region selection (2018, 2019, 2020-21), and selected to the First Team All-Big 12 in 2018 and 2019. As a freshman in 2017, Ryan garnered Third Team All-Midwest Region accolades, Second Team All-Big 12 recognition and earned honors on the Big 12 All-Freshman Team. Ryan finished her career as the program’s all-time leader in assists (23), ranked fifth all-time in goals (23) and third in points (69).