Wesley Schelling - Football - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#47 Wesley Schelling Season 2021-22


Class Junior
Height 6'5"
Weight 235
Hometown Nashville, Tenn.
High School Pearl-Cohn

As a Sophomore (2021)
• Executed 108 long snaps over all 12 games

As a Freshman (2020)
• Played in one game, at Missouri, executing all seven snaps versus the Tigers
• First‐Year SEC Academic Honor Roll

The Schelling File
• Five-star specialist prospect (Kohl’s)
• Won snapping competitions at Kohl’s National Kicking Underclassman Challenge and Midwest Challenge
• Four-year varsity starter at Pearl-Cohn (Tenn.), one of Nashville’s top public school powers
• Led team to 14-1 record and Tennessee 3A state title game as a senior
• 2019 William Hume Award
• Given annually to the most outstanding football player in Nashville metro school system
• Varsity letters in football and baseball
• National Honor Society
• Science National Honor Society
• Ranks in the top 5 percent of class academically
• 2019 Swarthmore College Book Award
• Full name is David Wesley Schelling
• Son of Doug and Alice Schelling
• One sister, Megan
• Attended classes at Nashville’s Martin Luther King Jr. Magnet School
• Joins two Pearl-Cohn alumni on Vanderbilt roster — linebacker Brayden DeVault-Smith and receiver Jayden Harrison
• Black belt in mixed martial arts
• Enjoys skiing and riding snowmobiles
• Member of school’s math and coding clubs
• Majoring in computer science