Kelvin Rainey
Kelvin Rainey

Hometown:
Yulee, Fla.

High School:
Yulee

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 216

Position:
TE


Watch Coach Spurrier Jr.'s Signing Day Comments

Kevin Rainey is a versatile athlete who was recruited as a tight end... enrolled at Carolina in January 2012...haulded in 85 passes for over 1,500 yards in his three-year prep career... rushed 59 times for 506 yards and four touchdowns and caught six passes for 85 yards in a run-oriented offense as a senior at Yulee (Fla.) High School in 2011... added 87 tackles on defense with three interceptions... coached by Bobby Ramsay... helped the Hornets reach the second round of Florida 4A state playoffs... team finished with an 8-4 record... selected to play in the Offense-Defense All-America Game at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas... selected to the Mobile (Ala.) Press-Register's Super Southeast 120... named to the Super 75 by the Florida Times-Union... caught 20 passes for 413 yards and five touchdowns as a junior...he added 32 carries for 261 yards and also recorded 55 tackles on defense... logged 36 catches for 465 yards and eight scores as a sophomore... ranked as a three-star prospect, the 18th-best tight end in the country and the 66th-best player in the state of Florida by Rivals.com... rated a three-star prospect and the 231st-best player at his position by Scout.com... a four-star recruit, the 12th-best tight end and the 44th-best player in Florida according to ESPN.com... is a three-star prospect, the 35th-best tight end and the 60th-best player in the state according to 247Sports.com... selected South Carolina over Arkansas... also offered by Clemson, Georgia, Florida and Florida State among others... the PrepStar All-American is interested in a degree in sports management.