St. Aug tight end and LSU commit Jamal Pettigrew will play in the 2016 Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl this winter. The fifth annual game will take place Jan. 3 at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. Kickoff is at 9 p.m. and will be televised on Fox Sports 1.
Pettigrew, son of Curtis and Racquel Pettigrew, was presented his Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl jersey Oct. 12, 2015. The jersey was presented by Sergeant Felicia Tanksley, a canvassing recruiter with the Marine Corps Recruiting station in New Orleans.
Andre Wilson interviews Pettigrew.
Pettigrew said he was honored to be selected to participate in an event that is associated with the Marines. “I thank the Marines for allowing me to be a part of the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl, as well as for their continued service to our country,” he added.
For more information about the Semper Fi Bowl, visit www.semperfidelisfootball.com