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Eckerd Athletics Partners with Spry for Athletics Management

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Spry partnership will provide administrators, coaches, and student-athletes access to Spry’s comprehensive collegiate athletic solution.

From Eckerd Athletics

ST. PETERSBURG, FL Eckerd has selected Spry as their athletics management partner. Spry is an athletics management platform that helps manage day-to-day operations and responsibilities.

With this collaboration, Eckerd Athletics will leverage Spry’s software to manage crucial tasks such as recruiting, competition and event planning, document management, compliance, and education. Spry’s user-friendly interface and workflows will significantly reduce administrative workload, enabling Eckerd coaches and staff to devote more time to their student-athletes.

We’re thrilled to partner with Spry to enhance our department’s efficiency and productivity,” said Director of Athletics Tom Ryan ’87. “Spry’s innovative platform will equip our staff with the tools and insights to elevate our student-athletes experience.”

Spry’s founder, Lyle Adams, said, “We’re honored Eckerd Athletics selected Spry as its trusted athletics management partner. We are thrilled to work with AD Ryan and the entire athletics staff at Eckerd. Our goal is to provide Eckerd Athletics with a simple yet powerful platform so they can spend less time on paperwork and more time positively impacting their student-athletes.


About Eckerd College
Founded in 1958, Eckerd College is a private liberal arts college located in Saint Petersburg, Florida. The college’s intercollegiate athletics program, known as the Tritons, competes in 14 varsity sports (12 NCAA and two ICSA). Eckerd College is a member of the Sunshine State Conference. For more information visit

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Jackson Donanue


Jackson graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 2019 where he was a 4-Year Starter and a Captain of the Men's Basketball team. Prior to joining Spry, Jackson gained experience in an array of different industries including Technology (SaaS), Hospitality/Operations, eCommerce (Start-Up), and Consulting. Jackson also holds a Master's Degree in Sports Management from Columbia University.