ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
52 - Joshua Boyd
Joshua Boyd
Height: 6-1
Weight: 230
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hyde Park, Mass.
High School: Catholic Memorial
Position: LB
Major: Sociology
House Affiliation: Adams

at Harvard
2011: Major H recipient ... All-Ivy League Honorable Mention ... Placed second on the team in tackles with 64 despite only starting five games ... Had 11 tackles (five solo) and a forced fumble in a win against Brown ... Had eight tackles against Lafayette ... Had a team-high eight tackles in a win at Cornell ... Ivy League Honor Roll on Oct. 24 after a career-high 17 tackles and a fumble recovery against Princeton.

2010: Appeared in all 10 games and finished with 21 total tackles while establishing himself as one of the up-and-coming linebackers in the Ivy ... Had a sack and three tackles in a win at Lafayette in his first career start at linebacker ... Had eight tackles and a sack against Cornell ... Had three solo tackles and an interception return for 45 yards at Dartmouth ... Major H award winner.

2009: Appeared in two games, against Brown and at Yale, collecting a tackle against the Bulldogs in a season shortened by injury ... Minor H recipient.

Background
At Catholic Memorial:
Earned 12 letters ... Three-year starter in football, playing wide receiver, tight end, safety and linebacker ... Four-year wrestler and ran track ... Two-time wrestling captain and captain of football team as a senior ... Boston Herald All-Scholastic ... Two-time All-Catholic Conference ... Shriner's Game invitee ... Led team in tackles during final two years ... Three-time all-conference in wrestling and won 100 career matches ... Two-time Metro Sectional finalist ... Metro Sectional and Division II state champion at 215 weight class as a senior ... Valedictorian of senior class ... President of National Honor Society ... SADD member ... Campus ministry ... Latin Club ... Latin National Honor Society ... Harvard Book Award

Personal: Enjoys music and video games ... Aspires for a career in sport management.