Coach Joyner was born and raised in Warner Robins and came to HOCO as a student from 2002-2008. Coach Joyner brought his baseball expertise to the team starting in 2005 and became a permanent staff member upon graduation in 2008. Coach Joyner serves as a mentor to the young men on the team and helps keep the morale of the team and coaches positive. Known as the million dollar man or mdm as he likes to call himself, Ryan obtained the nickname because of his love of the game of baseball (and WWE Wrestling) and the winning spirit he brings to the game. In addition to his undying support and devotion to Hoco Athletics, Coach Joyner is a member of Shirley Hills Baptist Church, where he is a co-teacher of the 11th grade men Sunday School. In addition to Hoco sports, he loves the Georgia Bulldogs, Atlanta Braves, New York Mets, Atlanta Falcons and WWE Wrestling .