As a freshman: Wagner transfers in after spending the fall of 2011 at the University of Arkansas.
High School: Prepped at Wheat Ridge High School in Wheat Ridge, Colorado. Two time All-Colorado Selection. Named Power Showcase All-American as a senior. Four-A Player of the Year after batting .560 with 14 home runs.
Personal: Born August 2, 1992. Son of Tyler and Shelly Wagner. Ryan has three younger brothers, Cade, Kye and Reece.