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Football recruit rundown

By Jeremy Tepper / Staff Writer

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Pitt football has 13 commits in its 2015 class. Here’s how they and their teams performed last week.

Darrin Hall (running back) — Austintown Fitch High School , Ohio

On the way to a 49-14 victory over Warren Harding, Hall ran 16 times for 160 yards and a 35-yard touchdown.

Nick Bowers (tight end) — Kittanning Senior High School, Pa.

In a 42-0 victory over Deer Lakes, Bowers caught five passes for 94 yards and a touchdown. 

Kevin Givens (linebacker) — Altoona High School, Pa.

Altoona defeated Butler 28-10, including a 66-yard pass Givens caught for a touchdown, and Givens was key on defense to limiting Butler.

DaVon Hamilton (defensive tackle) — Pickerington Central High School, Ohio

Leading a stout defensive effort, Pickerington Central defeated Goose Creek 14-7.

Malik Henderson (cornerback) — Hallandale High School, Fla.

Hallandale romped McArthur 56-6.

Quadree Henderson (wide receiver) — Alexis I. Dupont High School, Del.

Dupont did not play this week.

Alex Hornibrook (quarterback) — Malvern Prep, Pa.

In a loss to Roman Catholic, Hornibrook passed for 271 yards and four touchdowns.

Kraig Howe (defensive tackle) — Archbishop Alter High School, Ohio

Archbishop Alter defeated Fairmont 42-12.

Dane Jackson (cornerback) — Quaker Valley High School, Pa.

Quaker Valley defeated Keystone Oaks 25-19. Jackson sat out due to a knee injury.

Sekai Lindsay (running back) — Palm Bay High School, Fla.

 Palm Bay did not play this week. 

Alex Paulina (offensive guard) — Canon-McMillan High School, Pa.

Paulina and Canon-McMillan lost to Mt. Lebanon 40-0.

Tony Pilato (offensive tackle) — Hempfield Area Sr.High School, Pa.

Pilato and Hempfield were routed 45-19 by Plum.

Tre Tipton (wide receiver) — Apollo Ridge High School, Pa.

Tipton led Apollo Ridge to a 42-21 victory over West Shamokin. Tipton accounted for four touchdowns, scoring three and passing for another. He also returned a kickoff for 78 yards. 

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