Powers: Redneck had the superhuman ability to generate intense heat from his hands.
Bio: The young mutant called Redneck is a student of the Xavier Institute. Like fellow student Radian, Redneck was ready to fight Cassandra Nova as she made her second assault. Instead, Redneck became mentally controlled by Nova and was forced to fight the X-Men on her behalf. Redneck and the other students were freed soon after by the Stepford Cuckoos.
Some time after, Redneck joined Quentin Quire, also known as Kid Omega, and his group. This small team of mutants was dubbed the Omega Gang. As the Omega Gang later attacked a small group of humans to avenge the mutant fashion designer Jumbo Carnation, Redneck used his powers to burn one of the humans.
When Kid Omega and his gang started a riot at the Xavier Institute. Redneck was stopped by Cyclops, whose optic blasts broke his nose. As his punishment in his involvement in the riot, Redneck has been sent to a prison, run by humans. Redneck lost his mutant powers after the event called M-Day.
Notes: is now known as Skybolt and member of the New Warriors.