42  Kyron Speller
Kyron Speller


Virginia Beach, Va.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 235

Inside Linebacker


High School: A three-year letterwinner and two-time Virginian-Pilot All-Beach District selection ... Played on both sides of the ball (fullback and defensive line) for Kempsville High School, but will be regarded as a defender at the collegiate level ... Posted 65 tackles, 10.5 stops for lost yardage, six sacks, two forced fumbles, three blocks as a senior ... Also scored three touchdowns in 2013 ... During junior campaign, logged 75 hits, 14.5 TFLs, six sacks, a pair of forced fumbles, two blocks and an interception ... Served as the Chiefs' team captain during senior year ... Ranks as the No. 28 overall prospect in the Commonwealth of Virginia according to various recruiting services ... Committed to the Pirate program on Dec. 10 prior to ECU's departure for the Beef `O' Brady's Bowl ... Also recruited by Army and Navy.

Personal: Full name is Kyron D. Speller ... Born Nov. 7, 1994 at Norfolk, Va. ... Son of Kendra Speller and Ronald Briley, Jr. ... Nickname is Spazz ... Hobbies include paintball, four-wheeling and working on cars.