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Liberty University Grieves the Passing of Tajh Boyd

Lynchburg, VA – The Liberty Flames community is in mourning as they come to terms with the tragic loss of one of their own. Tajh Boyd, a 19-year-old offensive lineman, passed away, leaving a void that will be deeply felt across the Liberty University athletics family.

In an official release, coach Jamey Chadwell and athletic director Ian McCaw conveyed the heart-wrenching news of Tajh Boyd’s passing. As a recent addition to the Liberty Football program, his presence had quickly left an indelible mark. The Liberty Flames community is united in their grief, mourning the loss of a promising young athlete.

“Dear Flames Nation, it is with heavy hearts that we share the news of the loss of one of our student-athletes, Tajh Boyd. Tajh joined our Liberty Football family as recently as January, and his impact on the program will be felt for years to come. When you come to the Mountain, you immediately become a part of the Liberty University family and something truly special. We thank God for bringing Tajh into our Liberty Athletics community and we will always remember him as a Flame. Tajh will be missed dearly.”

The Liberty University family extends their thoughts and prayers to Tajh’s loved ones, teammates, friends, coaching staff, and the broader Liberty community. In this difficult time, they seek solace, comfort, and understanding from a higher power.

As news of Tajh Boyd’s passing reverberates, questions arise about the circumstances. At present, no official cause of death has been disclosed. While the details remain shrouded, Lynchburg police have reportedly conducted an investigation and ruled out the need for a criminal inquiry.

Tajh Boyd’s journey began as a three-star prospect in the 2023 recruiting class. His potential shone brightly, setting the stage for a freshman season that would never come to pass. With aspirations of making a lasting impact on the Liberty Flames’ offensive line, his untimely departure has left a void that extends beyond the field.

Reflecting on his high school years, Tajh Boyd played for the Oscar Smith Tigers in Chesapeake, Virginia. Chris Scott, his high school coach, spoke of Boyd’s legacy beyond the realm of stats and accolades. His infectious smile, positive energy, and ability to uplift others set him apart.

“Tajh’s impact went far beyond statistics and accolades. Yes, he was a formidable force on the football field, but it was his infectious smile, his positive energy and his ability to uplift others that truly made him larger than life.”

Though he was not destined to start as a true freshman, Tajh Boyd’s commitment to the Liberty Flames signified a promising future. Choosing Liberty over other offers demonstrated his dedication to his craft. His commitment was made ahead of his senior year in high school, a testament to his determination at just 19 years of age.

As the Liberty University community gathers to mourn the loss of this young athlete, their unity and strength reflect the impact he made during his brief time with them.

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