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Blue Chip Chat with Apollo-Ridge's Tre Tipton

Written by Mike White on .

Post-Gazette High School Sports Writer Mike White talks with Apollo-Ridge wide receiver/defensive back Tre Tipton. Click here to read his story.

DATA

Year: Senior
Height: 6-1
Weight: 175
Pos.: WR/DB

THE SCOOP
One of the top WPIAL players at Apollo-Ridge? Yes, it is unusual, but Tipton is a talented, well-rounded athlete who has a future in Division I college football. He is one of the most heralded athletes to come out of Apollo-Ridge. He caught 44 passes for 697 yards in 2013, averaged 14.7 points in basketball and finished second in WPIAL Class AA in the long jump with a leap of 21 feet, 10ΒΌ inches. He is a well-spoken teenager who has a 4.1 grade-point average.