Another Top In-State Prospect Signs With Auburn

Auburn added to its impressive linebacker class with a signee from Birmingham.

Birmingham, Ala.--One of an impressive group of athletic linebackers expected to enroll at Auburn this fall, Rex Sharpe has signed and delivered his fax to become a Tiger.

Sharpe played linebacker and receiver for Fairfield High School in Birmingham. He should fit in well under the coaching of Joe Whitt as a quality athlete at the linebacker position.

Rex Sharpe

The 6-3, 215-pounder made more than 250 tackles his final two seasons at Fairfield High. He led the team in touchdown catches as a senior at wide receiver and punted for a 38 yard average. He is currently playing basketball.

Sharpe committed to Auburn on Sept. 13 and was also considering LSU, Georgia, Clemson and Ole Miss before reaching his final decision.


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