High School Buzz 

Glades Day’s Kelvin Taylor could set Florida all-time state rushing record in coming weeks; has shot at national record

  • 12:53 pm Wednesday, October 19th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Another Friday night, another climb toward the summit for Glades Day junior running back Kelvin Taylor.

After rushing for 426 yards and five touchdowns on 38 carries in a 35-24 win over Village Academy, Taylor became No. 2 all-time in state rushing yards and moved closer to Emmitt Smith’s all-time state rushing record.

The son of former NFL great and Glades Central alum Fred Taylor could end his high school career by obliterating Florida’s state rushing records – and take a run at a national mark untouched for nearly six decades. [More]