Darwyn  Kelly
Darwyn Kelly


Upper Marlboro, Md.

High School:
H.D. Woodson

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 210



2013 Freshman: Redshirted the 2013 season.

High School: Three-star recruit by Rivals, ESPN and 247 Sports ... Ranked the No. 4 player in Washington, D.C. by 247 Sports and the No. 5 player in D.C. by Rivals ... Ranked the No. 66 safety in the nation by 247 Sports ... Had 72 tackles as a junior and 30 tackles in a shortened senior season at H.D. Woodson High School ... Totaled nine interceptions (five as a junior and four as a senior) his last two seasons ... Earned honorable-mention All-Washington Catholic Athletic Conference honors as a junior ... Lettered in track as a sophomore and junior and all four years in football ... Played at Carroll High School of the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference as a junior.

Personal: Born June 10, 1995... Father is Darwin Kelly ... Mother is Chavella Kelly ... Biggest thrill in sports is returning interceptions for touchdowns, of which he had two against Wilson H.S. in 2012 (78 and 95 yards) ... Favorite player is NFL great Ed Reed ... Was on the Academic Honor Roll three years in high school ... Grew up following D.C. native Tavon Wilson's career at Illinois ... Says his father most influenced his athletic career by getting him involved in sports at an early age and encouraging him to do his best ... Is active in his church and has volunteered his time at a local soup kitchen in the D.C. area ... Major is undeclared.

Updated July 2014