Athlete Profile: Aaron Armitage

Aaron Armitage is a 240 lb, 6’4’’ football star who is attending Blair Academy. He is a 4 out of 5 star recruit. Aaron is originally from Toronto, Canada, and attended Trinity-Pawling for his freshman year. From Trinity, he came to Blair because he believed its program would be better for him.

He plays defensive line, and his favorite football team is the San Francisco 49ers. Aaron also says that his reach is a big factor in getting around the opposing offensive lineman. Aaron thanks the coaches at Blair and says that they are one of the best parts about the Blair Football team, “They are great and they really care about us.” Aaron is ranked by 247sports.com as #2 for all positions, #13 in the nation for defensive ends, and nationally ranked #171. Aaron hopes to get his fifth star in the near future, and would love to play for a top college team in the nation.

According to 247sports.com, Aaron has 6 verified offers from Penn State, Pittsburgh, Rutgers, Vanderbilt, Syracuse, and Virginia. Aaron has received other offers, too, and expects to get more.

(Copyright 2019 Akshar Aiyer)

Akshar Aiyer

Akshar Aiyer is a sophomore at Blair Academy. He has just started working for the Oracle