Prior to Kent State
•An all-county and all-conference selection at Avon High School under head coach Frank DeSmit.
•Also competed for the Ohio Orioles under head coach D.J. Santiago in addition to playing for the Midwest Redbirds and competing in the East Coast Pro Showcase.
•Born on Oct. 13, 1991.
•Son of Jeff Pierce, Belinda Borders, Lisa Pierce and Kevin Borders. Siblings are Jeff Pierce and Lauren Borders.