WPA Wildcatz Sign DE #90 Bo Gibson,University of Delaware
Western Pennsylvania Wildcatz are excited to welcome to the 2020 Roster for the upcoming GDFL season! From the University of Delaware, BO Gipson. Gipson is a local high school stand out from Aliquippa,Pa. Who knows how to win and has a motor that doesn't stop, with a work ethic that is unmatched at his position!
With the addition of Bo the Wildcatz are excited about his potential. "He will be an asset on an already strong defensive line and can possibly fill in on the O-line if need", stated team owner John Reay.
HOMETOWN Aliquippa, Pa.
HIGH SCHOOL HONORS
Two-year starter for standout teams at Aliquippa High School in Western Pennsylvania • started at offensive and defensive tackle spots • team captain • suffered just four losses in his high school career as team went 53-4 for head coach Mike Zmijanac • team was state AA runner-up in 2012, advanced to the state semifinals in 2011, and went 12-1 and lost in the WPIAL finals in both 2013 and 2014 • earned first team All-State honors at defensive tackle as a senior when he also earned All-WPIAL honors and was selected to the Pittsburgh Fabulous 22 Team • rated as one of the top five defensive tackles in the state by PA Preps • two-time All-Midwestern Athletic Conference selection • earned Aliquippa Neil Breslin Team Most Valuable Player Award as a senior • honor roll student • community oriented citizen who is a volunteer at Uncommon Grounds Soup Kitchen, helps coach youth wrestling, and takes part in church clean up.
Arrington Bernard “Bo” Gipson • born Nov. 23, 1996 • has not declared a major at Delaware • aspires to be a football coach • son of Alvin and Samantha Gipson • mother works in daycare and father is a high school principal at Aliquippa and a former U.S. Marine who attended Penn State and Pitt • one of eight children • nephew of former Pitt Heisman Trophy winner, NFL standout running back, and Pro Football Hall of Fame member Tony Dorsett
ABOUT THE GDFL
The Gridiron Developmental Football League is a Professional Developmental Football League based in Memphis, Tennessee. This League was established to provide the community with high quality sports entertainment and to provide athletes the opportunity to participate in professional sports.
We are looking at partnering with national and local area businesses in our pursuit of excellence and commitment to our community. Our commitment, dedication, and vision are set on building a firm foundation for professionalism and quality. The Gridiron Developmental Football League continues to strive to provide a quality minor professional level of football throughout the United States and beyond giving area athletes and fans the opportunity be a part of history.
Our organization would like to thank you for your support. We are excited about the upcoming season and look forward to “Making AN IMPACT” in our Community.
Fans can visit our website at www.gdfl.org for upcoming announcements, ticketing info, and player tryouts.
The GDFL Communications Office contributed to this article.