Dr. Thomas Boyd begins his 18th year as an assistant coach for the Gannon Wrestling program in 2013-14, but will begin his first as a full-time assistant. Boyd is no stranger to Gannon Wrestling of Coach Don Henry, as he was a former NCAA Division II All-American at Gannon in 1991 and has spent the last 20 years as an assistant in some capacity. During his tenure at Gannon, the Golden Knights have finished among the nations top 29 in 15 consecutive National Championships.
Dr. Tom spent the 1999-2011 seasons as the Team Chiropractor for the Erie Otters. During that time he treated Otters who later became NHL players: Brad Boyes, Tim Connolly, Mike Rupp, Carlo Colaiacovo, and Chris Campoli.
Previuosly, Dr. Tom has also served as the Team Chiropractor and Director of Medical Services of the Erie Freeze and Erie Invaders.
He also served as a medical consultant to the Greensboro Prowlers of the Arena Football League in Greensboro, N.C.
War at the Shore
Dr. Thomas Boyd and Mike Esposito began The War At The Shore wrestling tournament in 2005 to showcase high school and collegiate wrestling. The War at the Shore event featured two four foot raised mats and spotlights on center stage. High School - NCAA Division II - NCAA Division I Wresting Quad-Dual Wrestling Tournament. The event was a huge success in the Erie community and continued annually for 5 years inspiring and showcasing local scholastic wrestling.
The Boyd Family, and Boyd Chiropractic Clinic are both extremely invested in the Erie community. Dr. Tom and Dr. Chris support various sporting teams through their personal expertise as chiropractors and as former collegiate athletes.