WJTV – Cam Akers, the top player in the state in the Class of 2017, commits to Alabama.
The Arrows star quarterback and future college running back picked the Tide over a brevy of other offers, including Ole Miss, Mississippi State, Georgia, LSU and Tennessee.
Last season, Akers accounted for 1800 yards rushing and 17 touchdowns as well as 896 yards passing and 20 touchdowns.
Clinton is expected to open up the season as one of the top teams in the state.
Their first game of the season is Thursday, August 20th against defending 6A champion South Panola.