Quay'Sheed Scott - Football - University of Kentucky Athletics


  • position Defensive Back
  • height 6-0
  • Weight 190
  • class Freshman
  • Hometown Marion, S.C.
  • High school Marion

First name is pronounced quahSHEED … Rated a four-star recruit by On3 and a three-star recruit by 247Sports, ESPN and Rivals … On3 has him as the No. 29 cornerback in the nation and the No. 5 player in South Carolina … Earned All-State Class 2A honors by the South Carolina Football Coaches Association after totaling 68 tackles, 6.0 tackles for loss, three interceptions and one fumble recovery as a senior in 2023 …. Meanwhile, recorded 63.7 receiving per game and 53.6 rushing yards per game, while he also led his team with 23 touchdowns … Helped his team to a 10-2 record, a regional championship title and an appearance in the second round of the state playoffs … Named South Carolina’s Region 8-AA Player of the Year in 2023 … Chosen to play and got an interception in the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas, helping South Carolina defeat North Carolina, 24-0 … Played at Marion High School under head coach Brian Hennecy … Chose Kentucky over offers from South Carolina, Appalachian State and Troy. 

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