Preseason training camp is just around the corner for Lehigh, and it's a mere 39 days until the Mountain Hawks' season opener vs. Central Connecticut State.
At no. 39, we will honor instead incoming freshman LB Pierce Ripanti as our highlighted Lehigh football athlete today.
Listed Height: 6'0"
Listed Weight: 200
Major: Arts and Sciences
Hometown: Wilmington, DE
High School: Caravel Academy, DE
Fun Fact: "It was between them and William and Mary," he told WDEL-1150 in this YouTube interview. "We were waiting to see if William and Mary was going to make a full offer by the end of my official visit to Lehigh, and they didn't, so after my official visit to Lehigh I verbally committed. It's a great academic school. I wanted to go to a school that was going to compete athletically, have a good football team, and have good academics as well."
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