On Boyle: Returns from a injury-plagued season after suffering a broken arm ... Adds depth on the offensive line as a redshirt sophomore ... Has good hands and footwork ... Can play both center and guard ... Comes from the same high school as 2005 senior captain Colin Stoetzel.
As a redshirt freshman in 2007: Sat out as an injury redshirt with a broken arm suffered early in training camp.
As a freshman in 2006: Worked as a reserve offensive lineman on the scout team while taking a redshirt season.
Before UMass: Three-year starter at Grafton High School ... Served as a team captain as senior ... Honored as a Division 2A All-Star by the Worcester Telegram and Gazette ... Also competed in lacrosse and track and field ... Placed fifth in league in the shot put as a senior.
Personal: Michael Ryan Boyle ... Born Feb. 16, 1988 in Worcester, Mass. ... Son of Mike and Lynn Boyle ... Brother of Brittany, Matt and Griffin ... Majoring in Sociology.
GET YOUR OFFICIAL
|Wednesday, Aug 5|
|vs Gridiron Club Golf Outing||10:30 AM||Details|
|Saturday, Sept 12|
|at Colorado||2:00 PM|
|Saturday, Sept 19|
|vs Temple||3:00 PM|
|Saturday, Sept 26|
|at Notre Dame||3:30 PM|