On Kellman: Has a good arm and features solid velocity on his fastball ... Physical pitcher who is developing his offspeed repertoire ... Should continue to grow within the system as he gains experience.
Hauppauge High School: Earned three varsity letters in baseball and two in basketball ... Had a batting average of .375 during his scholastic career and had a career high of 15 strikeouts on the mound ... Played club baseball for the South Florida Bandits three straight years from 2010-12 and threw a no-hitter against the Long Island Breakers ... Achieved High Honor Roll status academically all four years.
Personal: Born 10/22/94 in Hauppauge, N.Y. ... Older of two sons of John and Donna Kellman ... Has a younger brother, Joey (16) ... Father was a professional tennis player ... Chose to attend Villanova because of the strong academic programs as well as the chance to play Division I baseball ... Enjoys working out and spending time with friends ... Has yet to declare a major.