Marcus Washingon (Grovetown, GA/ Grovetown High School), four-star defensive back has officially committed to the 2023 All-American Bowl. Having been selected to play in the twenty third edition of the All-American Bowl, Washington will culminate his high school football career playing inside the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. The Bowl will be nationally televised, live on NBC, and will feature the nation’s top 100 high school football players.
Big ups to @ErikRichardsUSA @Mansell247 and @SWiltfong247 for showing me some 🖤and dropping me an invite to the @AABonNBC for 2023! Best believe you can catch me in the building doing what I do! I just have to continue grinding so I can continue shining! #HardworkNOShortcuts 💯 pic.twitter.com/gtlByO00kQ
— Marcus Washington Jr (@MJ_Washington04) July 29, 2021
Washington was selected by the All-American Bowl Selection Committee, consisting of the All-American Bowl and 247Sports. All-Americans are eligible for the All-American Bowl Player of the Year Award, the Anthony Muñoz Lineman of the Year Award, the Defensive Player of the Year Award, the All-American Bowl Man of the Year, the All-American Bowl MVP Award.
Only 100 football players receive the honor of putting on the All-American Bowl jersey each year. Each player selected to participate will culminate their high school careers at the All-American Bowl.
As an NBC Sports-owned property, the All-American Bowl is part of a marquee lineup of elite events that includes the Olympics, the NHL, the Premier League, and the number one primetime show since 2011: Sunday Night Football. The All-American Bowl is annually the most-watched, most-talked about, and most-prestigious high school all-star event with more than 4,100,000 unique television viewers and over 20,000 in attendance. The history and tradition of the All-American Bowl is unparalleled: 496 draft picks; 74 Super Bowl champions; 174 Pro Bowl selections; 13 Heisman finalists including, but not limited to: Odell Beckham Jr., Christian McCaffrey, Tim Tebow, Derrick Henry, DeVonta Smith, and Trevor Lawrence. For more information, visit NBCSports.com/AllAmericanBowl, or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (@AABonNBC)