2012: Member of the scout team.
2011: Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll and Athletic Director's Honor Roll for fall semester.
2010: Member of the scout team.
High School: Etowah, coached by Bill Stewart...Helped lead Etowah to two GHSA Region 5-AAAAA championships in 2006 and 2008...Twice named team offensive MVP...Named to the Cherokee County All-Academic team as a senior...Awarded the Cherokee County Iron Man Award and Wendy's High School Heisman Award in 2008...Also played basketball and ran track in high school...Graduated with a 4.0 GPA and a varsity academic letter.
Personal: AUSTIN HEROD; Born: July 19, 1990; Major: Exercise & Sport Science.