HOMETOWN: Ottumwa, Iowa
PREVIOUS TEAM: Charleston Battery (USL Championship)
PRONUNCIATION: AN-jel-o KELL-ee
Angelo Kelly is entering his first season with Riverhounds SC in 2022.
Kelly spent the past four seasons with the Charleston Battery, logging 90 appearances in their midfield and reaching the USL Championship playoffs in three of his four seasons. In 2021, he led the Battery in games played (29), minutes played (2,532), tackles (70) and interceptions (47).
Born in Honduras and raised in Iowa, Kelly went to college in his home state and was a standout for NAIA William Penn University. He came up through the USL ranks, first playing the Premier Development League with the Thunder Bay Chill (2015), Midland/Odessa Sockers (2016) and Mississippi Brilla (2017) before being signed by the Battery.