Updated: December 5, 2012
2012: Played in 13 games while making eight starts on the backline … Made his first career appearance in the season opener against SIU-Edwardsville … Notched his first career start at No. 1 North Carolina … Recorded two shots on the year … Logged 771 minutes.
High School: Earned four varsity letters at F.W. Cox High School and was team captain as a senior … Helped F.W. Cox to Virginia AAA State Championships in 2009 and 2010 … Named second team All-District as a sophomore … First team All-District, All-Region, All-Tidewater and All-State as a junior … Played club soccer for Beach FC Fire, earning three state championships and regional final appearances ... Also a member of the Virginia ‘92 ODP team from 2006-2009 ... High school teammate of Drew Hartell.
Personal: Born on December 27, 1992 in Virginia Beach, Va. … Son of Michael and Diane Byrnes … Has one brother, Ryan … Currently undecided on a major.