Date of Birth: 09/20/1990
Height: 6' 0" Weight: 205 lbs
Pro Experience: 2 years
College Experience: Mercyhurst University
Resides: Jacksonville, FL
Signed with the Sharks on November 3, 2017. Enters his third year of arena football and first with the Sharks. (Jacksonville: 2018-Present, Spokane: 2016-2017)
2017: Played in 11 games, catching 30 passes for 316 yards and five touchdowns. Served as a duo threat rushing 73 times for 362 yards and nine touchdowns. 2016: Was awarded IFL Offensive Rookie of the Year...He recorded 720 rushing yards, 27 rushing touchdowns and 237 points scored. He also finished the year with 1,613 all-purpose yards.
Kennedy spent his college career at Mercyhurst University in Pennsylvania. During his time at Mercyhurst, he earned 2010 Super Region First Team honors, 2010 PSAC West Offensive Player of the Year, All-PSAC West First Team and 2010 PSAC Championship Game MVP. The Mercyhurst star finished his college career with 194 receiving yards, 2,758 receiving yards, 4,249 all-purpose yards and 28 touchdowns. In 2011, he was the Division II leader for receiving yards per game (126.3 per game). Kennedy set single-season records at Mercyhurst for receptions (88), receiving yards (1,389), receiving touchdowns (15), and all-purpose yards (2,323).
Kennedy is a native of Akron, Ohio where he played quarterback at Firestone High School. During his high school career, he was All-City Player of the Year and First Team All-District his senior year. He was also named Honorable Mention All-State. Kennedy led his team with 1,800 passing yards, 14 passing touchdowns, 11 rushing touchdowns, while also playing basketball and soccer at Firestone High School.