Kennedy joins the Mustang football coaching staff in 2017 as coach of the wide receivers, while serving as the program’s co-strength and conditioning coordinator.
Kennedy comes to Morrisville State after a stellar four-year career with the University of Mount Union where he was a four-year letterman and three-year starter for the 2015 NCAA Division III National Champions.
Across his career with Purple Raiders, Kennedy was a three-time All-Conference selection as a return specialist, also making appearances on the offensive side of the ball as a wide receiver. He wrapped up his career as the all-time leader at Mount Union in punt returns and punt return yards.
Kennedy played a big role in leading the Purple Raiders to three Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) Championship Titles, and was part of the program that for the past four years alone, has reached either the final four or championship finals of the NCAA Division III Championship. Mount Union were National Runner-ups in 2013 and 2014 before winning the title in 2015. They also were a national semi-finalist in 2016.
While at Mount Union, Kennedy was involved in the University’s Relay for Life and Be the Match Drives.
Kennedy earned his bachelor of arts degree in accounting in May, with a minor in business administration and Chinese. He joined the Mount Union football staff in the spring as a student coach of the wide receiving unit.