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.
• Majoring in human movement studies.