El Dorado Springs native Riley Boyd drafted by Kansas City Royals

El Dorado Springs alum Riley Boyd was drafted by the Kansas City Royals in the 28th round (829th overall) of the MLB draft on Wednesday.

Boyd, a 2017 graduate of El Dorado Springs, has spent the last two seasons at Jefferson College. He threw 50.2 innings with 54 strikeouts for Jefferson College posting a 3.02 ERA with a record of 6-4 for Jefferson College.