2006: Played in all 13 games, with starts at tight end against Eastern Illinois and Murray State ... returned one kick for 15 yards in the second-round playoff game versus Youngstown State ... blocked for a rushing offense that averaged 170 rushing yards per game ... helped running back Pierre Rembert rush for over 100 yards in 12 games and over 1,700 yards ... protected for the No. 1 passing offense in the Gateway Football Conference (228 yds/gm) ... Redbirds' total offense ranked No. 8 nationally with 397.5 yards per game.
Iowa Central CC: Named a first team all-region selection in 2005 ... voted team captain and recipient of the Team Player Award ... in 2005, the Tritons finished with a 9-2 record, including a 17-6 win over No. 15 Rochester in the Graphic Edge Bowl, which was played at the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls, Iowa ... shared the MVP award at the Graphic Edge Bowl with the offensive line ... as a freshman, helped block for a pair of 1,200-yard rushers ... coached by Kevin Twait.
Emmetsburg HS: An all-state performer on back-to-back Class 2A state championship teams ... two-time all-district selection ... named elite all-state as a senior and first team all-state as a junior ... a three-time state finalist in the shot put, including a second-place finish at the state meet as a junior ... coached by Duane Twait and Tom Steen.
Data: Born 11-20-85 in Emmetsburg, Iowa ... son of William and Cinda Joynt ... has an older brother, Jarrod, and sister, Rachel ... his brother played football at Central College ... junior college teammate of Billy Speiser ... major: recreation and park administration.