#9  Joey Velazquez RB/DB


Height:  6-0
Weight:  200
Year:  Junior
Position:  RB/DB


Career Notes
Returning starter

2016 (Sophomore)
Started one game at receiver and the final seven games at safety...recorded 32 tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss, two sacks, three interceptions...scored two defensive touchdowns on interception returns (St. Charles - 30, Mt. Vernon - 71)...rushed for 66 yards...was second on the team with 186 kickoff return yards...in a Regional Semifinal against Beechcroft, set career highs for rushing yards (46), carries (14), tackles (8) and scored his first offensive touchdown

Personal Data
Starting outfielder for the Stallion baseball team...became the first sophomore to earn First Team All-Ohio honors for the SFD Baseball program...verbally committed to play Baseball at The Ohio State University on September 13, 2016...sister Ryan is a 2017 graduate of St. Francis DeSales...brother Jason is a freshman at DeSales