March 28, 2007

A Hale storm of offers for Gateway LB

Pitt graduated linebackers H.B. Blades, Brian Bennett and Clint Session this year. In addition linebacker Derron Thomas left the program. The net result is linebacker is a position of need for Pitt in the recruiting Class of 2008.

There are a number of outstanding linebacker prospect in the Tri-State area this year including Gateway's Shayne Hale (6' 4" 225).

Hale has visited Pitt on several occasions. Last fall he attended Pitt's football games Michigan State and West Virginia. He also attended Pitt's Junior Day this spring when the Panthers basketball team played Washington. He was back a week later for another basketball game.

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