Tracking J.J. Keels

Melbourne (FL) Air Academy is home to one of the top running backs in the state of Florida for the class of 2011. The 5-10 and 190-pound J.J. Keels holds early offers from FIU, Maryland and Duke. He visited Duke for junior day.

"My recruiting process is slow but you know coming from a small school I got to have more hunter and a stronger drive to get noticed. That's why I go to all these camps and combines and excel. I strive to put not only myself on the map but my school and team."

J.J. Keels ran for 1,817 yards with 23 touchdowns as a junior. He added an interception on defense.

Keels was named second team all state for the 1B classification at running back and was voted first team all area by ASC.


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