Ryan Horn was appointed as assistant strength and conditioning coach at The University of Tulsa in December 2011. He is directly responsible for the design and implementation of strength and conditioning programs for men's and women's basketball, women's soccer, and softball, and will assist with the football team.
Horn came to Tulsa after spending five years at Virginia Commonwealth University as the associate head strength and conditioning coach. Horn was directly responsible for designing and implementing strength and conditioning programs for men's and women's soccer, field hockey and golf while also assisting with men's and women's basketball.
Before that, Horn was a volunteer intern at Robert Morris University and Liberty University where he assisted with all aspects of the strength and conditioning program for football and men's and women's basketball.
Horn played football at East Stroudsburg University for one year and James Madison University for 3 years.
Originally from Inwood, W.V., Horn graduated from Shepherd University with a bachelor's degree in exercise science in May of 2007 and completed his master's degree through the Virginia Commonwealth University Center for Sports Leadership in 2008.
Horn is an approved mentor and Strength and Conditioning Coach Certified through the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association. He is also a certified Sports Performance Coach through USA Weightlifting and a Level 1 Track and Field Coach through USA Track and Field.
Horn and his Wife, Ashley, along with their son, Landon, and daughter, Addison, reside in Tulsa.