2014-15 | SENIORSEASON Set a career high point total with 41 (19 goals, 22 assists) during his senior season. · Tied for team second best point total with Kyle Rau, second in scoring and second in assists · Tallied his first point of the season, an assist, against RPI in the Ice Breaker Classic. · Scored two goals, including a short handed goal, in a 5 - 2 victory over Bemidji State. · Scored a goal and added an assist in a 5 - 3 win over Bemidji State. · Upon returning from injury, Boyd netted the opening goal and the primary assist on the fourth goal to help secure a 5 - 0 Gopher victory over Michigan State. · Added an assist in a 3 - 3 tie at Michigan State. · Tallied an assist on a Mike Reilly goal in a 3 - 2 win over RIT in the Mariucci Classic. · Scored a power play goal in a 3 - 4 road loss to Michigan. · Added a pair of goals in a 5 - 7 loss at Michigan for his second career multi-goal game. · Tallied an assist in a 2 - 2 tie against Wisconsin. · Netted two goals and an assist in a 5 - 2 win over Wisconsin, his two goals and three point night matched career highs. The second goal of the night marked his 9th matching his career high. · For his efforts against Wisconsin, he was awarded the Big Ten's Third Star of the Week. · Tallied an assist on a Seth Ambroz goal in a semifinal game of the North Star College Cup against Minnesota State. · Added two assists in a 7 -5 road victory over Wisconsin. · Notched an assist on a Jake Bischoff goal during a 4 - 4 tie at Wisconsin. · Netted a goal during a 4 - 2 win over Ohio State. · Tallied his first career hat trick and added an assist during a 6 - 2 win over Ohio State en route to a series sweep. Added an assist in the Gopher's 300th win at Mariucci Arena, a 6 - 2 victory over Michigan. · Tallied 3 points, two goals and an assist, in a 3 - 4 overtime loss at Penn State. · Tacked on 3 points during a 5 - 3 victory over Michigan State including a goal and two assists. · Added two assists in a 4 - 2 loss to Michigan State. · Notched an assist on a Sam Warning goal in a 4 - 2 victory at Ohio State. · Totaled two assists in a weekend sweep of Penn State. · Had a goal and an assist in a 3 - 0 victory over Ohio State. · Scored two goals in the Big Ten Championship, a 4 - 2 victory over Michigan. · Added an assist to a Seth Ambroz goal in the NCAA Tournament, a 1 - 4 loss to Minnesota Duluth.
2013-14 | JUNIOR SEASON Skated in all 41 games for the Gophers and established new career highs with 32 points, nine goals and 23 assists · finished third on the team in assists and tied for fourth in points · tallied four assists in the NCAA tournament · entered the Frozen Four with a six-game point streak, a career mark for the junior, and tallied points in 10 of the team's final 12 games (13 points during the stretch) · tallied an assist in the season opener against Mercyhurst and scored his first goal of the season in a 6-3 win at Bemidji State · registered two points with a goal and an assist in a 6-1 win over Minnesota Duluth · recorded the primary assist on the game-winning goal against Wisconsin in a 4-3 win as the Gophers swept the Badgers (had two assists in the series) · tallied a new career high with three points (one goal, two assists) in a 6-2 win over RPI at the Mariucci Classic · Mariucci Classic All-Tournament Team honoree · added two assists in Minnesota's 5-2 win over Penn State to sweep the first-ever series with the Nittany Lions (had three points in the series) · posted three points (two goals, one assist) at the North Star College Cup as Minnesota picked up the inaugural title · added two more multi-point games in Minnesota's home sweep over Penn State with two assists in a 5-1 win and then factoring into both goals including an assist on the game winner in a 2-1 victory over the Nittany Lions · opened the NCAA tournament with an assist in the Gophers' 7-3 win over Robert Morris before adding two more in a 4-0 win over St. Cloud State in the NCAA West Regional final · tallied one assist against Union in the national championship game · Academic All-Big Ten honoree · earned third letter.
2012-13 | SOPHOMORE SEASON Appeared in all 40 games with 14 points, three goals and 11 assists · picked up his first regular -season goal in the season opener against Michigan State · had the second multi-point game of his career with a goal and an assist at Michigan Tech · scored the Gophers' first goal of the game against Minnesota State (11/2) · collected assists on two Gopher goals at Colorado College (12/7) · assisted on the game-winning goal against Notre Dame (1/8) · tallied the primary assist on Tom Serratore's third-period goal to give the Gophers a lead over Minnesota Duluth (2/23) · All-WCHA Academic honoree · earned second letter.
2011-12 | FRESHMAN SEASON Had one goal and eight assists while playing in 34 games · team was 8-0-0 when he recorded a point · made his collegiate debut against Sacred Heart (10/7) and had one assist for his first point as a Gopher · won 11 of 12 faceoffs at St. Cloud State (11/18) · won nine of 15 faceoffs against Wisconsin (3/2) · scored the first goal of his career and also had one assist against North Dakota (3/25) in the NCAA West Regional final · earned first letter.
INTERNATIONAL Skated for the gold medal-winning U.S. team at the 2011 IIHF World Under-18 Championship in Crimmitschau, Germany · put up six points in six games · scored a goal and added three assists in helping the United States take home first place at the 2010 Under-18 Four Nations Cup in Sundsvall, Sweden · scored one goal in four games for Team USA at the 2010 Vlad Dzurilla Under-18 Tournament in Piestany, Slovakia · notched three points to help Team USA win the gold medal at the 2010 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in Timmins, Ont. · had two assists in three games for first-place U.S. National Team at the 2009 Under-17 Four Nations Tournament in Trnava, Slovakia.
HIGHa?^SCHOOL/JUNIORS Skated for two years for the U.S. National Development Program in Ann Arbor, Mich., under Ron Rolston · totaled three goals and three assists in 16 games against NCAA opponents in 2010-11 · played prep hockey at Hopkins for head coach Chad Nyberg · skated on the same team as 2010-11 Gopher Alex Fons · led team in scoring and twice earned all-conference honors · earned team's MVP award in 2008-09.
PERSONAL Born September 14, 1993 · drafted by the Washington Capitals in the sixth round of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft · was the youngest player available in the 2011 NHL Draft · major is business and marketing education · enjoys fishing and golfing · most memorable sports thrill was winning the World Under-18 Tournament in 2011 · son of Brian and Jody Boyd.