TV20 Meldon Law Scholar Athlete: Ryan Ealy (Gainesville)

Gainesville Hurricanes baseball player Ryan Ealy does more than just play first base.

He also has a 4.95 GPA and has a passion for helping others as the secretary of the Best Buddies club, a group that grows friendships with students who have intellectual disabilities.

He will attend the University of Florida next year. His hard work got him into the UF Honors program. He owns lots of pets and hopes to one day become a veterinarian.