He won the Associated Press Ohio Mr. Basketball award in 2014, when he was just a junior. In his senior year, he was crowned Parade National Player of the Year 2015.
His social media accounts often bear bible verses. He was the Ohio Gatorade Basketball Player of the Year in 2014 and 2015.
His parents are Mark and Jennifer Kennard. He has an older sister, Lauren. He dated Savannah Chrisley in 2017.
He beat LeBron James on Ohio's High School Scoring List in early 2015 in front of 1,200 local fans.