2013 (Redshirt): Redshirted after joining program as a walk-on . . . Team Leader Award, offense.
Personal: Born 12/11/94 . . . environmental science major . . . parents are Maechelle and Eric Myers . . . high school coach was Bob Howard.
High school honors: Earned third team all-state honors as a senior . . . first team all-conference for three straight seasons . . . Career - - three-year letterman in football as tight end and defensive end . . . selected to compete in 2013 Iowa Shrine Bowl, where he was named Defensive MVP for the North squad . . . helped prep team post 21-10 record over three seasons . . . team captain as a senior . . . also earned four letters in track, competing in field events, and three in basketball . . . named first team all-conference in basketball as a senior.