Jeremy Boyd comes to Alex from Southern Polytechnic University (Marietta, GA) with some serious power credentials. Patrolling the OF for the Hornets in 2011 Boyd led the team in home runs and ranked him among the leaders in Division I NCAA play. In SPU’s opener on 2/5/11 Boyd crushed a grand slam in his first at-bat of the season, finishing the game 2-4 with six runs batted in. Boyd played in the Sunbelt League in the summer of 2010 and made the all star team. He made the most of his appearance in the mid-summer classic as hit hit a two-run home run in the first inning on his way to being named the game’s MVP.