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Morgan Byrd
Morgan Byrd

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Myrtle Beach, S.C.

High School:
Myrtle Beach

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185

Position:
WR


2010 (Fr.): Redshirted.

High School: Multi-dimensional athlete who played multiple positions for the Seahawks ... Was selected to play in the SCADA North/South All-Star Game ... One of the leaders on Myrtle Beach's state champion team in 2008 as well as the Lower State Championship and state runner-up in 2009 ... Rushed for 716 yards and 20 touchdowns on 114 carries his senior year, earning Class AAA All-State honors from the High School Sports Report, Region VII-AAA First Team accolades and selection to The Sun News "Toast of the Coast" and WPDE All-Zone teams ... Had 20 receptions for 287 yards and five touchdowns as well as 11 punt returns for 192 yards his senior season ... Rushed for more than 100 yards in a pair of games and had seven games scoring two or more touchdowns ... Season high rushing was 129 yards and a touchdown on 10 carries against St. James ... Also contributed on special teams, returning kicks and punts and holding for extra points and field goals ... Has also been a key cog on Myrtle Beach's baseball squad.

Personal: Son of Ronny and Gail Byrd.