Leander High School, Leander, Texas ... Ranked 96th on the Dallas Morning News Top 100 State list compiled by Rivals.com ... Also rated nation's 38th-best defensive end by Rivals.com ... 3-star Rivals.com ranking ... Fort Worth Star-Telegram State 100 member ... Waco Tribune-Herald Top 100 recruit ... Austin American Statesman first-team All-Centex ... Received honorable mention 2006 Class 5A all-state honors from both Associated Press and the Texas Sports Writers Association ... 2006 Texas Football Texas Top 300 pick was a second-team preseason Super Team selection and tabbed one of the state's top 20 defensive linemen ... Helped Lions to a 10-3 record and the District 14-5A title as a senior ... 2006 District 14-5A and Hill Country News Lineman of the Year ... As a senior, he totaled 70 tackles (29 solos) with 13 for loss, six quarterback sacks, three pass breakups, one forced fumble and two fumble recoveries ... As a junior, he was credited with a team-high 4.5 sacks and 12 stops behind the line to earn all-district and All-Central Texas honors for a 10-2 Lions team which reached the Class 5A playoffs ... Started prep career at Luling (Texas) High School before transferring to Leander prior to start of junior season ... Selected Baylor over Oklahoma, Texas A&M, Oklahoma State, Colorado State and Missouri ... Coached by Steve Gideon at the District 14-5A school.
Personal: The son of Dana Swann, Ryan E. Douglass was born Sept. 2, 1988, in San Marcos, Texas, and will celebrate his 19th birthday the day after Baylor's season-opener at TCU ... Relative of 2007 Oklahoma football signee Desmond Jackson, a defensive back from Seguin, Texas.