Junior to Watch: A.Q. Shipley
School: Coraopolis (Pa.) Moon
Position: Defensive lineman
Size and speed: Shipley is 6-foot-3 and 275 pounds. He has been timed in the 40-yard dash at 4.95 seconds.
Statistics: Shipley has been a varsity starter on both sides of the ball since his freshman year. He made 70 tackles including six sacks during his junior season.
Honors: All-conference since his freshman year and all-state as a junior.
Favorite Schools: Pitt, Penn State, Ohio State, Michigan, Michigan State, Virginia, and North Carolina State.
Skinny: Shipley is one of the top defensive linemen in the Big Ten region. He has scholarship offers from Pitt, Penn State, Michigan State, North Carolina, and Syracuse.
"I've taken a few visits," Shipley said. "I've been to Pitt, Penn State, Michigan State, Syracuse, and Michigan."
"I'm going to Ohio State, Virginia, Virginia Tech, and some schools in North Carolina."
"The main schools I'm interested in are Penn State, Michigan, Ohio State, Virginia, Pitt, Michigan State, and North Carolina State."
"I'm trying to get to Ohio State in the next week or two. It's not too far a drive. I'm definitely going to their spring game."