Desmond has been in the Cougar football program for 4 years. He attends the John Harris Campus of Harrisburg HS. He is a team leader on defense and is having a tremendous senior season along side of his brother, wide receiver/defensive back Jaylen Kent. He is carrying a 3.85 GPA and has scored over 900 on the SAT test. Desmond is being recruited by Robert Morris, Indiana University of Pennsylvania and Millersville University. He plans to major in Mechanical Engineering at the college or university of his choice.