Ryan Stone
Ryan Stone
Position: Assistant Coach
Years at Brown: 6th season
Ryan Stone enters his sixth year as an assistant coach for the Brown women's ice hockey team. As the first assistant, Stone primarily works with the defense and goaltenders, while also playing an integral role in recruiting.

Stone came to Brown from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York. There he spent five years as head coach of the women's varsity ice hockey team. Before acquiring that position, he coached the women's club team at Rensselaer. Stone played a key role in elevating the team to Division III Varsity status. Upon reaching the new status, Stone took over all responsibilities as the team's head coach.

Stone possesses an extensive coaching experience at general hockey camps and schools as well as specifically designed goaltending schools. He has worked at ELITE Hockey School in Hanover, New Hampshire for the past 13 years, and also coached at the Fred Quistgard Goaltending School from 1993-1996, where he focused on individual technique and mental skill. Stone has also worked as a coach for the USA Hockey Summer Development Camps.

He is an active voting member in the American Women's Hockey Coaches Association, and devised and implemented the Association's web page. From 1997-1999, he served on the selection Committee for the Patty Kazmaier Award, which annually recognizes the best collegiate women's hockey player.

Stone earned three varsity letters as a goaltender for Lawrence University in Appleton, Wisconsin. He also lettered in baseball as a pitcher and outfielder. Stone received a B.S. in Computer Science and Systems Engineering from Rensselaer in May of 1993 and a B.A. in Mathematics from Lawrence in June of 1993.

Stone resides in North Providence, RI.