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Who is Travis Kelce?

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Two-time NFL Super Bowl winner Travis Kelce is now 34 years old and thriving in the football world. Kelce has already accomplished a lot in his career and he isn’t stopping anytime soon. 

Kelce was born Oct. 5th, 1989 in Westlake, Ohio to parents Donna and Ed Kelce. Kelce has an older brother named Jason Kelce who also plays in the NFL for the Philadelphia Eagles. On his team, Kelce carries the number 87, which has a special connection to him as his older brother, and role model, was born in 1987.  Although he looks up to his brother immensely and has followed him into the NFL, Kelce did not always want to be a professional athlete. Early on, Kelce wanted to be a bus driver when he grew up. However, through his family’s influence, and perhaps, destiny, he entered the world of football.

In 2013, Kelce was first drafted by the Chiefs and remains with the team today.  With the Chiefs, Kelce has played over 150 games and was able to nab two Super Bowl championships. Furthermore, Kelce has been able to obtain various awards and achievements over the years, including being ranked as the 5th best NFL football player. Currently, his net worth is $30 million, and continues to build his career in various ways such as doing a podcast with his brother when he’s not on the field.

     Although Kelce is known for his NFL career, one thing that has been getting him into the headlines as of late is his personal life. Kelce recently met his girlfriend, Taylor Swift,  at one of her concerts in September and their relationship has brought another level of attention and fame to the athlete. Recently, this new spotlight has made Kelce the top three searched celebrities in the world as more are trying to find out about his personal life. Despite all of this new attention, Kelce will always be known more for his incredible sports career. 

 

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Anabelle Berumen, Contributor
Anabelle Berumen was born on October 26, 2010, the day after her favorite artist, Taylor Swift, released her famous album Speak Now. Anabelle lived in the city of La Habra for a small number of years while attending Sunset Lane Elementary. But in 2nd grade soon moved to Fullerton. While still attending Sunset Lane Elementary School, the majority of her life was spent in Fullerton, which she loves very much. She grew up in a household with her 3 sisters, 1 cousin, and her parents. She has 1 older sister, and an older cousin, as well as 2 younger sisters. Anabelle enjoys many things such as reading her favorite books daily, baking desserts and dinner when she can, and listening to her favorite music. Her favorite subject is Mrs. Bleker’s ELA class because reading calms her down and factors into her happiness. When she grows older, she hopes to study at San Diego State University and look into the medical field, and after graduating from San Diego, she hopes to possibly work as a medical professional. A quote that often speaks to her is a quote by famous book author Stephanie Meyer: “That's the beautiful thing about being human; things change.” 
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