Aldrigde to focus on basketball at LaBrae - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio

Aldrigde to focus on basketball at LaBrae

Posted: Updated:

LEAVITTSBURG, Ohio - Peyton Aldridge, who will be one of the best athletes to ever come out of LaBrae High School, is not playing football this coming season.  Instead, he will concentrate on basketball.

LaBrae athletic director Todd Rowe tells Sports Director Dana Balash that "Peyton wants to put all his effort into basketball."

The 6 foot 7 senior to be is being recruited by "a ton of Division I schools."

Aldridge led the Vikings to the final four in March, losing in the state semi finals.

Rowe said Aldridge met with first year head football coach John Armeni and the staff on Wednesday morning and informed him of his decision.

Aldridge is a two time all state basketball player.

Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WFMJ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms