Duke Football BIO
12 Marvin Marcelin
Career: Graduated from Duke in May, 2009 with a degree in psychology, a minor in biological anthropology and anatomy and a certificate in human development ... appeared in 16 career games ... tallied three career tackles.
2008: Reserve strong safety expected to contribute on special teams.
2007: Played in nine games ... recorded two solo tackles against Connecticut in the season-opener ... on the field for 35 plays with nine on defense and 26 on special teams ... posted a season-high 11 against Connecticut.
2006: Played in two games — Miami and North Carolina.
2005: Did not see game action.
Prior to Duke: Four-year letterman at Hollywood Christian for Ken Cannon ... helped team to four-year record of 30-13 with four state playoff berths ... in senior season, caught 15 passes for 250 yards and four touchdowns ... named first team all-state by the Florida Sportswriters Association (1A) ... named All-Broward County in 2004 by the Miami Herald ... as a junior, had 11 receptions for 190 yards and three touchdowns ... also participated in basketball and track and field.
Personal: Son of Harry Marcelin and Marie Lamothe-Marcelin ... born January 2, 1987.