Midwest City High School
An accomplished trumpet player, Bolyard is section leader for both the band and advanced jazz band and plays with his school basketball band and symphonic orchestra. He has been recognized as an Outstanding Soloist at the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Jazz Festival and as an Outstanding Musician at the Oklahoma Baptist University Jazz Festival. A member of National Honor Society, Bolyard also participates in Student Council and Leadership. He likes playing Speedrunning video games in his spare time. Bolyard plans to attend Oklahoma State University, majoring in computer science. Scholarship sponsor: Dr. Bobby and Jayne Christensen
For our televised Academic Awards Tribute, we asked Academic All-Staters to submit a brief video introducing themselves and an honored teacher that they had planned to invite to the Academic Awards Banquet. Each student recognizes an honored teacher who has had a profound impact on his or her life.