51 - Matthew Boyd
Matthew Boyd
Height: 6-3
Weight: 260
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
High School: Bishop Lynch
Position: DL

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2011:
• Played in all 11 games along the defensive line, starting seven times.
• Totaled 10 tackles on the season, including eight solo stops.
• Made a career-high five tackles in the victory over Lafayette.
• Also had tackles against Bucknell, Colgate, Lehigh, Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
• Broke up a pass at Fordham.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2010:
• Played in three games as a backup defensive lineman.
• Saw action against Harvard, Georgetown and Colgate.

HIGH SCHOOL:
• 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 in his high school career.
• Selected to play in the 2009 Tom Hillary All-Star Game.
• Also played basketball for two years.

PERSONAL:
• Son of Robert and Margaret Boyd.
• Has one sister (Christine).
• Majoring in Economics.

 

BOYD'S DEFENSIVE STATISTICS
YEAR GP-GS UT AT TT SACK TFL INT PBU
2010 3-0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0
2011 11-7 8 2 10 0-0 0-0 0-0 1
TOTAL 14-7 8 2 10 0-0 0-0 0-0 1