Pitt Football Signing Day
On National Letter of Intent Signing Day, the University of Pittsburgh received 27 commitments who will join the football team next year. This is a very impressive class for head coach Paul Chryst, who is entering his second year at Pitt. This recruiting class is nationally ranked across a number of publications. According to Yahoo Sports Rivals.com, Pitt ranks as the 33rd best class in the country. The class includes 1 five star recruit, 2 four star recruits, and 15 three star recruits, according to Rivals. Here is a list of Pitt’s 2013 recruiting class:
Five Star Recruit
Dorian Johnson (Offensive Lineman) from Belle Vernon, Pa.
Four Star Recruits
Tra’Von Chapman (Quarterback) from Kent, Oh.
Tyler Boyd (Wide Receiver) from Clairton, Pa.
Three Star Recruits
Zach Challingsworth (Wide Receiver) from McDonald, Pa.
James Conner (Running Back) from Erie, Pa.
Matt Galambos (Linebacker) from Collingdale, Pa.
Tony Harper (Tight End) from Toledo, Oh.
Rachid Ibrahim (Defensive Back) from Rockville, Md.
Tyrique Jarrett (Defensive Lineman) from Pittsburgh, Pa.
Jaryd Jones-Smith (Offensive Lineman) from Voorhees, N.J.
Luke MacLean (Defensive Lineman) from Grand Blanc, Mich.
Justin Moody (Defensive Lineman) from Philadelphia, Pa.
Alex Officer (Offensive Lineman) from Rochester, N.Y.
Scott Orndoff (Tight End) from Waynesburg, Pa.
Jaymar Parrish (Fullback) from Monroeville, Pa.
Aaron Reese (Offensive Lineman) from Fayetteville, Pa.
Shakir Soto (Defensive Lineman) from Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
Jester Weah (Wide Receiver) from Madison, Wis
Two Star Recruits
Carson Baker (Offensive Lineman) from Fairborn, Oh.
Chris Blewitt (Kicker) from Alexandria, Va.
Devon Edwards (Tight End) from Reynoldsburg, Oh.
Reggie Green (Athlete) from Cranford, N.J.
Titus Howard (Defensive Back) from Clairton, Pa.
Zach Poker (Linebacker) from Oconomowoc, Wis.
Jeremiah Taleni (Defensive Lineman) from Kaneohe, Hawaii
Terrish Webb (Defensive Back) from Clairton, Pa
Ryan Winslow (Punter) from Ambler, Pa