From The Trussville Tribune staff reports
CLAY –The University of Alabama has picked up the commitment of yet another local football player. D.J. Dale, the 4-star defensive lineman from Clay-Chalkville High School has pledged his services to the Crimson Tide.
In an announcement at Bama Online, Dale said he had always dreamed of playing college football since he was a little kid.
He chose Bama over Auburn, Clemson, Florida State, and Tennessee, among many other colleges.
Weighing in at 323 pounds, the 6 foot, 2 inch Dale is rated the No. 15 defensive tackle in the land by 24/7 Sports. He is also listed in the ESPN 300.
Dale will join local players Pierce Quick and Paul Tyson of Hewitt-Trussville High School in the 2019 class at Alabama.