Keith Boyea
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    Keith Boyea

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    George West, TX

    High School:
    George West

    Height / Weight:
    5-10 / 190

    Position:
    Quarterback

    Major:
    Management

    2000 (Junior) - The team's backup quarterback ... played in five games, rushing for 26 yards and a touchdown ... hit three of eight passes for 27 yards and one interception ... played against Cal State Northridge, UNLV, Wyoming, Army and San Diego State ... rushed for 24 yards and a touchdown vs. Cal State Northridge ... also hit three of seven passes for 27 yards ... rushed for 13 yards on three carries vs. San Diego State ... led the Silver team with 51 yards on 12 carries in the annual Blue-Silver spring game ... also hit eight of 18 passes for 79 yards ... enters the fall as the No. 1 quarterback.

    1999 (Sophomore) - Missed the entire year serving an Academy suspension ... was able to practice, but not play in any games ... served as the team's scout team quarterback ... tremendous in the annual Blue/Silver spring game ... led the Blue to a 33-10 win ... hit 14 of 16 passes for 254 yards and two touchdowns ... also rushed 18 times for a team-best 51 yards and a touchdown.

    1998 (Freshman) - Played on the junior varsity all season ... dressed for varsity games and played against New Mexico but did not receive any statistics ... started at quarterback for the JV ... led the team in rushing during one of the spring scrimmages with 98 yards and a touchdown ... entered the fall third on the depth chart.

    High School - Lettered four years in basketball and football and three in power lifting ... named district MVP in football his junior year and South Texas MVP as a senior ... member of the National Honor Society ... senior class president ... class salutatorian ... high school football coach was Tim Holt.

    Personal - Born July 17, 1980 ... son of Doug and Gail Boyea ... has a younger brother, Luke (18) ... uncle, Dale Smith, played football at Missouri as a defensive end ... would like to work in personal business in the future ... worked Combat Survival Training last summer ... completed Operation Air Force at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, in the summer of 2000 ... also worked as a flight specialist during Basic Cadet Training ... completed Combat Survival Training and Soaring in the summer of 1999 ... active in his squadron as an honor officer ... recruited to the Academy by former offensive coordinator Bob Noblitt ... also recruited by Navy ... credits his high school football coach, Tim Holt, as having the biggest influence on his sports career.

    Boyea's Career Statistics
    Rushing

    Year

    G

    Att

    Yds

    Avg

    TD

    LG

    2000

    5

    15

    26

    1.7

    1

    10 (CSN)

    Passing

    Year

    G

    C-A

    Pct

    Yds

    TD-I

    LG

    2000

    5

    3-8

    .375

    27

    0-1

    12 (CSN)

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