Posted April 19, 2013 on recruiting.scout.com
Penn State recently picked up a commitment from Mt. Lebanon (Pa.) High four-star receiver Troy Apke, and FOX Sports NEXT has an in-depth look at what the Nittany Lions are getting in him.
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