• Played for head coach Bill Persinger at Bishop Lynch High School.
• Served as team captain during his senior season.
• A three-time All-District selection, being named to the first team in both 2008 and 2009.
• Recorded 79 tackles and 11 sacks during his senior year.
• Totaled 272 tackles and 23 sacks over the course of his high school career.
• Selected to play in the 2009 Tom Hillary All-Star Game.
• Also played basketball for two years.
• Son of Robert and Margaret Boyd.
• Has not yet declared a major.