Anthony Alford verbally commits to Southern Miss

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Petal High School's standout football and baseball player Anthony Alford verbally commit to Southern Miss at the U. S. Army All-American Bowl Saturday. Alford plans to play both football and baseball for the Golden Eagles.

Alford, who also played in the Under-Armour All-American baseball game last year, led the Petal Panthers to the 6A state championship game in 2011. Alford has also been a member of Petal's back-to-back 6A state championship baseball team.

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