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Matt Kennedy

Position OL Height 6-4 Weight 245 School Prospect Hometown Mt. Prospect, ILL Incoming Year 2008

Initially posted by NickSkin on 01/28/08 at 1:49 pm

2008 PROSPECT: Matt is an under-the-radar player who can play either DT or OL in college.  Prospect High School plays 7A in Illinois. 

SCHOOLS INTERESTED: Miami, NIU, Akron
OFFICIAL VISIT: Miami (1.26.08)

02/06/08

Posted by NickSkin at 1:11 pm

Daily Herald 2.6.08 “Prospect’s Kennedy to Miami U"

....The 6-foot-3, 225-pound Kennedy was an all-conference pick as a guard and defensive end. He is receiving a delayed full scholarship that goes into effect January, 2009, so he will redshirt and be allowed to practice in the fall.

Akron offered Kennedy the opportunity to be a “grayshirt,” which would not have allowed him to practice before getting a scholarship. Kennedy said Western Illinois also made a scholarship offer and Illinois State expressed some interest.

But Kennedy, who plans to study business, has a 4.2 grade point average on a 5.0 scale and a 24 ACT, felt at home at Miami....

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