Looks to contribute on special teams and in the receiver rotation during his final season ... caught two passes for 21 yards in the spring game.
2006 - Received Texas Tech Scholar-Athlete Award ... local product who is one of the hardest working players in the program ... has received praise from coaches and teammates for his dedication and effort ... possesses solid hands and strong football instincts.
2005 - Scout team member.
2004 - Scout team member.
High School - Roosevelt High School in Lubbock, Texas ... team finished 7-3 during senior season ... starting free safety and quarterback for three years ... aided in defense posting four-consecutive shutouts during course of the season ... all-district, All-South Plains, Lubbock Avalanche-Journal Super Team ... academic all-state in football and basketball ... all-district defensive MVP in basketball and helped lead team to first regional semifinal ... posted 97 tackles senior year ... jumped 45'5" in the triple jump at the state track meet to finish fifth ... four-year letterwinner in basketball and track and three-year letterwinner in football ... member of FCA, FBLA and National Honor Society ... received Bausch and Lomb Honorary Science Award ... valedictorian of class ... High School Coach: Jerry Windham.
Personal - Kelly Hildebrandt ... born October 25, 1984 ... son of Marlene and Rick Hildebrandt ... has an older brother, Casey, and a younger brother, Scottie ... enjoys hunting and fishing.