Football


Guesly Dervil
Guesly Dervil
27

Hometown:
Jacksonville, Fla.

High School:
Ed White

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 180

Position:
DB

Experience:
5-4

High School Rated as Rival's 32nd best athlete ... Rated among the top-100 prospects in the state of Florida by Scout.com ... Also the 82nd-ranked cornerback by Scout.com ... Made 85 tackles as a senior ... Also had three interceptions and broke up 12 passes ... SuperPrep All-Region ... PrepStar All-Region ... Also played as a receiver, recording 23 receptions for 345 yards and four touchdowns ... Played in the CaliFlorida Bowl at Miami's Orange Bowl, representing his home state ... Brother, Guerlin, currently plays football at NC State ... The son of Asilia Dervil ... Chose Illinois over Alabama, Nebraska and West Virginia ... Played for current Illini assistant coach Dan Disch at Ed White High School until he left for the University of Florida ... High school coach was Terry Gilliam.

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