Nearly 40 student-athletes join class of 2012
Prior to Marquette: Played freshman season at Maple Woods Community College in his hometown of Kansas City, Mo., prior to transferring to Avila University for his sophomore campaign, where he led the team in points ... Attended Rockhurst High School, lettering in soccer and wrestling ... Helped the Hawklets capture the 2007 Missouri high school state soccer championship ... Was a 2006 state tournament qualifier in wrestling and team captain in 2008 ... Played for Missouri State ODP under the direction of coach Brian Budzinski and for KC Comets Select under coaches Gino Schiraldi and Neil Kelly ... U-19 Kansas State Cup Finalist and U-18 Missouri State Cup Finalist.
Personal: Born April 10, 1990 ... Majoring in electrical engineering ... Son of Dr. Neil and Shelley Kelly ... Younger sister Maegan currently plays with the MU women's soccer team; oldest sister Katie played at MU from 2005-08.