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Kellen Ash

Position Defensive End
Height 6'3''
Weight 285 lbs.
Class Senior
Hometown Manchester, Mo.
High School Parkway South HS
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Career Summary: Played in three games … Notched one tackle … Recorded one tackle behind the line-of-scrimmage … Recovered one fumble.

2016 (Jr.): Earned playing time against Rhode Island, Ohio and at K-State … Recorded his only statistics of the season at K-State, where he logged a tackle behind the line-of-scrimmage and recovered a fumble … at K-State: Saw his first extended playing time of the season and made the first tackle of his career in the Wildcat backfield, while also recovering a fumble.

2015 (So): Did not see any game action.

2014 (RFr.): Did not see any game action.

2013 (Fr.): Redshirted his first year at Kansas.

High School: Played under head coach Joe Rosewell at Parkway South HS … Tallied 87 tackles, 39 TFLs, 19 sacks, three forced fumbles, one interception and one fumble recovery during his junior season … His 19 sacks in 2011 were a Parkway South single-season school record … Earned Missouri Class 6 First Team All-State honors in 2011 … Also named first team all-conference and all-metro … Competed in track & field at PSHS … Took home three Suburban West Conference titles in the 100 meters, long jump and high jump.

Personal: Son of Zsanique Douglass and Willie Ash … Majoring in communication studies and sociology.