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Trevor Kardell - Football - Kansas Jayhawks

Trevor Kardell

Position Tight End
Height 6'5"
Weight 255 lbs.
Class Senior
Hometown Lee's Summit, Mo.
High School Lee's Summit West HS

2023 (Jr.): Missouri State: Got 22 yards on two catches in the first game of 2023 … BYU: His only catch of the day was a 15-yard touchdown reception, his first of 2023 … UCF: Hauled in one catch for 12 yards, his fourth of the season… at Oklahoma State: Caught one pass for 20 yards in the contest.

2022 (R-So.): at Houston: Made season debut against the Cougars … Recorded a catch for 17 yards on one target … Duke: Saw action in win over the Blue Devils … Recorded three catches for 44 yards … Logged his first TD as a Jayhawk in the first quarter … Iowa State: Did not record any stats … TCU: Grabbed a catch on one attempt for four yards … Returned a kickoff for three yards … at Oklahoma: Did not record any stats … at Texas Tech: Did not record any stats.

2021 (R-Fr.): Saw action in 11 games at tight end for the Jayhawks…Had five catches for 86 yards, including a long reception of 44 yards … Made his first career start vs. Baylor … at Oklahoma St.: Posted two catches for 12 yards, with a long reception of seven… at Texas: Hauled in two catches for 30 yards, including an influential 16-yard catch…at TCU: Hauled in a 44-yard catch against the Horned Frogs.

2020 (Fr.): Saw his first playing time of the season in the team’s final game of the year. at Texas Tech: Made his Jayhawk debut in Lubbock to close out the Jayhawks’ regular season.

High School: Rated a three star recruit and the No. 21 tight end in the state of Missouri by 247 Sports … Earned a three-star rating by Rivals and ESPN … Played in 30 games at Lee’s Summit West HS under head coach Vincent Careswell … Recorded 501 receiving yards and three touchdowns in 2019 … Hauled in 1,944 career receiving yards and 23 touchdowns … Also lettered in baseball at Lee’s Summit West and was named to the 2019 Missouri High School Baseball Coaches Association All-State second-team as a catcher.

Personal: Son of Jill and Kevin Kardell … Has one brother, Reece … Plans to major in business … Chose Kansas over interest from Missouri and Iowa … Also plays on the Kansas Baseball team.