Appeared in 19 games as a relief pitcher and closer, making one start... led the team in saves (7)... recorded a 2-2 record with a 7.52 ERA in 20.1 innings pitched... allowed a .390 batting average and recorded 19 strikeouts... pitched 1.0 scoreless inning and notched a save against South Dakota State (2/25)... pitched .1 innings against Sam Houston State to record a save (3/13)... picked up a save after pitching .2 scoreless inning against TCU (3/15)... struck out three and pitched 3.0 scoreless innings in a win over UTSA (3/20)... pitched 2.0 scoreless innings to pick up save against Northwestern State... pitched .2 scoreless innings to pick up a save against Dallas Baptist (4/5)... pitched .1 innings against Southeastern Louisiana to pick up the save (4/10)... pitched .1 scoreless innings against McNeese state to pick up the save (4/17).
Did not play.
Made three appearances, all in relief... received a medical redshirt after suffering a season-ending elbow injury during the fifth game of the season... finished with a 1-0 record... struck out 12 batters in 8.2 IP, allowing eight hits, three earned runs and two walks... set single-game career-highs in innings pitched (5) and strikeouts (8) in earning his fifth career victory in a 14-inning, 1-0 win over Missouri State (2/26).
Played for the Coppell Copperheads of the Texas Collegiate League... made five appearances with an 8.22 ERA in 7.2 IP... allowed 15 hits and six walks with five strikeouts in five relief appearances.
Made two relief appearances pitching 1.2 innings and allowing four hits and one run with three strikeouts... threw 1.1 innings allowing one hit with three strikeouts against Stephen F. Austin (5/21)... took the loss in 0.1 innings pitched allowing three hits and one run against Lamar (5/22).
Ranks fourth on UTA all-time career saves list (9)... nine saves rank him third on UTA all-time single-season list... ranks fifth on UTA single-season appearances list (29)... named second team Academic All-Southland Conference... led team with 29 appearances (all in relief), 17 games finished and recorded a team best nine saves with a 1-5 record and 3.29 ERA... second on the team with three pickoffs... ranked fourth in the SLC in saves (9), fifth in appearances (29) and tied for sixth in games finished (17)... was 0-2 with a 4.50 ERA in nine appearances with four saves, 14.0 innings pitched, four walks and 15 strikeouts against ranked opponents... went 0-2 with a 2.70 ERA in 11 appearances with five saves, 13.1 innings pitched, 14 hits allowed, six walks and 12 strikeouts in games pitched at Clay Gould Ballpark... went 1-3 with a 3.60 ERA in 18 appearances with four saves, 25.0 innings pitched, 23 hits allowed, 15 walks and 20 strikeouts in games pitched on the road or on a neutral site... went 1-3 with a 3.45 ERA in 14 appearances with four saves, 15.2 innings pitched, 14 walks allowed and nine strikeouts against SLC opponents... allowed a .225 (9-for-40) batting average against left-handed batters... allowed opposing batters to hit just .204 (10-for-49) with two outs... made 17 scoreless appearances... pitched first five appearances of the season (6.0 innings pitched) without allowing an earned run... made six straight appearances with at least one strikeout (Mar. 3-18)... collected saves in three straight appearances against then-No. 25 Minnesota (back-to-back) and Northwestern State... posted first career save in a scoreless inning with one strikeout against then-No. 25 Minnesota (3/17)... recorded a career-high six strikeouts in a 3.0-inning appearance while allowing one hit and one run against then-No. 26 Oklahoma State... member of the Capital One/Southland Conference 2009 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll... named to the UT Arlington Fall 2008 and Spring 2009 Athletic Director's Academic Honor Roll.
Was on the post-season roster, but did not make an appearance.
Appeared in 12 games and went 2-0 with a 4.60 ERA... fourth on the team in ERA (4.60), tied for fourth in relief appearances (12) and was fifth in wins (2)... pitched 15.2 innings, allowing 19 hits, 10 runs and three walks with 13 strikeouts... third on the team recording a 2.89 ERA in 9.1 innings against Southland Conference opponents... did not allow a run in seven outings... made NCAA Division I debut throwing 0.2 innings giving up one run and one hit with a strikeout against Missouri State (2/23)... made four consecutive appearances without allowing a run (4.0 innings) with three strikeouts in outings against Dallas Baptist (2/29), McNeese State (3/7), Oklahoma (3/25) and Sam Houston State (4/5)... earned first career victory and marked season-highs in innings pitched (4.1), hits allowed (5) and strikeouts (3) in a 10-8 win against McNeese State (4/12)... collected second win of the season throwing two scoreless relief innings allowing two hits with one strikeout against Southeastern Louisiana (4/19)... member of the Capital One/Southland Conference 2008 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll... named to the UT Arlington Fall 2007 and Spring 2008 Athletic Director's Academic Honor Roll.
Came to UT Arlington after earning All-District 9-4A second team honors as a senior at Lake Dallas...was named second team All-Denton County by the Denton Record Chronicle...tossed 52 innings as senior, struck out 60 batters while walking nine...finished 2007 with a 1.47 ERA...batted .389 during senior campaign...played with the D-Bat summer program... helped lead his team to the Connie Mack World Series...valedictorian of his graduating class and finished high school with a 4.58 grade-point average on a 4.0-scale.
Son of Danny and Ruth Boydston... born Oct. 20, 1988... a marketing major at UT Arlington.