Troy Apke

TROY APKE Wide receiver
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Home town: Mount Lebanon, Pa.
High School: Mount Lebanon High School
Listed as: 6-foot-2, 175 pounds
Commitment date: April 13, 2013
Rated as: He is considered a 3-star prospect by Rivals.com and Lions247.com and a 4-star prospect by Scout.com.

Of note: Reportedly had other offers from Bowling Green, Georgia Tech, Kentucky, Minnesota, Pitt and Toledo. … In his junior season at Mount Lebanon, he caught 54 receptions for 1,048 yards and 13 touchdowns. … His father, Steve, was a linebacker for the Pitt Panthers in the 1980s. His mother, Sue, was on the Pitt track team …

In his words …
“It seemed like everything up there is what I like, and I think I’ll fit in well,” Apke said. “I couldn’t think of another school I would want to go to.”

“Both of my parents went to Pitt. They said it was my decision. It was my school that I wanted to go to. They said I made a good decision.”

Some of Apke’s highlights from Mount Lebanon …

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