18 Robbie Boyd
18 Robbie Boyd
Birth Date: 12/27/1990
Height: 5-7
Weight: 155
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Mequon, Wisc.
High School: Marquette University HS
Position: Midfielder
2009: Redshirted his first season at UCSB NATIONAL/CLUB
Played club with top-ranked Chicago Magic...Helped team to regional and state championships...Traveled with the Magic and competed in Spain...Led team to a Super Y League's National Championship in 2006 and a second-place finish in 2005...Took third place at the USYSA National Championships...Earned the Golden Boot award at Regionals...Was part of the Region II Team in 2007 and 2008...Played for Wisconsin's ODP team from 2004-07. HIGH SCHOOL
A four-year letterwinner at Marquette University High School where he played center midfield, right midfield and forward for the Hilltoppers...Helped his team to state championships in 2005 and 2008...Earned NSCAA All-American and Wisconsin's NSCAA State Player of the Year honors in 2009...Also named Gatorade State Player of the Year, First Team All-State, First Team All-Greater Metro Conference, ESPN Rise Second Team All-American and Greater Metro Conference Player of the Year as a senior...Tallied a total of 42 goals and 51 assists during his prep career...Was named to the Great Midwest Classic All-Tournament Team three years running (2005-07)...Academically, he earned Second Honors and the Theology Award and was a member of the Kairos Club. PERSONAL
Robert Nicholas Boyd was born Dec. 27, 1990 in Madison, Wisc....Son of Bruce and Susan Boyd...The youngest of three siblings, he has two older sisters, Shane and Deana, and a brother, Bryce...Plans on majoring in engineering or biology, has aspirations of becoming a doctor...When not on the field, he enjoys playing video games, reading, drawing and writing...Would describe himself as "outgoing and determined"...Before a game he listens to music...Favorite movie is "Hot Rod" and his favorite TV show is "The Office"...His favorite book is "The Hero with a Thousand Faces" by Joseph Campbell...Favorite team is the Ghana National Team while Arsenal player Robin van Persie is his favorite player...Most memorable sporting moment was scoring a goal in the state finals.