UVA football has picked up its fourth class of 2018 commitment, scoring a pledge from St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale, FL) slot receiver/returner Tavares Kelly. The 5’8”, 160-pound rising senior took to Twitter to announce his college decision.
“I would like to announce that I have committed to the University of Virginia #Hoos #GoCavs,” wrote Kelly, whose complete Tweet is embedded below.
— Tk™ (@OnlyOne_Tk) April 21, 2017
Kelly, who reportedly also held offers from Rutgers, Marshall, and Miami of Ohio, claimed an offer from the Wahoos on February 14 of this year. The Rivals.com and 247Sports.com 3-star prospect becomes the second consecutive Sunshine State prospect to pledge to Virginia, joining quarterback Wyatt Rector of Leesville, Florida. Linebackers Javar Garrett of New Jersey and Noah Taylor of Maryland round out the current makeup of UVA’s 2018 Class.
Check out 2016 season highlights of Coach Bronco Mendenhall’s newest pledge below.