Ryan Nicholson signed to play basketball in 2008-09 for the Martin Methodist College RedHawks. Nicholson is a 2008 graduate of Marshall County High School where he played point guard. He was selected District MVP his senior year and averaged 12 points and 7 assists per game. He was also the assists and steals leader for the Tigers. Standing, from left: RedHawk Coach Andy Sharpe, MCHS Coach Jason Tigert; seated, from left: Nicholson's mother Robin Stockman, Ryan Nicholson, and his grandmother Rebecca Stockman.