Free State HS: Lettered four times in baseball for head coach Mike Hill ... A 2007 first team all-area selection by the Lawrence Journal World ... Went 9-0 in 2007 with a 1.34 ERA and 59 strikeouts to just four walks ... Also an All-Frontier League first team selection ... Went 6-0 with a save and a 1.29 ERA for the Firebirds in 2008 ... Collected 59 strikeouts and just four walks ... Played summer ball for the Topeka Giants of the MINK League.
Personal: Son of Steve and Karen Boyer ... Mother, Karen, attended KU ... Undecided on a major.