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Blake Keller

Blake Keller

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Bradenton, Fla.

High School:
Manatee

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 223

Position:
Defensive Line

TRUE FRESHMAN SEASON
-At FIU 9/6: Recorded three solo tackles and one sack

HIGH SCHOOL
-Coached by Joe Kinnan at Manatee, which at one point was ranked as the No. 1 team in the country in 2012
-Lettered three years as a defensive end for a team that won 13 games each year from 2010-12
-Posted a sack, three tackles and two quarterback hurries in Manatee's 2011 7A state title game win over First Coast
-Manatee also advanced to the 2010 5A state semifinals and the 2012 7A state semifinals
-Selected to the 2012 7A all-state second team
-Rated with three stars by Rivals and ESPN
-Ranked as the No. 50 defensive end in the nation by ESPN
-Listed at No. 25 on the Orlando Sentinel 2013 Midwest Florida Super60
-Twice named defensive player of the game in 2012 for his performances vs. Miramar and Riverview
-Finished senior year with 10.5 sacks, three forced fumbles, three recoveries with one touchdown, 12 hurries, three blocked punts, 24 tackles for loss and 67 tackles overall
-Amassed 83 tackles, 15 sacks, five forced fumbles, one blocked punt and two touchdowns as a junior
-Took part in UCF's 7-on-7 passing tournament in 2012
-Honored in high school for having at least a 3.5 grade-point average
-Chose UCF over Georgia, Iowa State, Minnesota, NC State, Pittsburgh, Rutgers, Tennessee, USF, West Virginia and Western Kentucky

PERSONAL
-Born in Bradenton, Fla.
-Parents are Don and Linda Keller

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