The Crimson Tide scores four-star receiver Jalen Hale

Tuscaloosa, Alabama - While the Crimson Tide are a force to be reckoned with on the field this season, Alabama is gearing up to dominate in 2023 by securing one of the nation's top receivers: Jalen Hill.

Jalen Hale, one of the top receivers in the nation, committed to the Alabama Crimson Tide on Wednesday.
Jalen Hale, one of the top receivers in the nation, committed to the Alabama Crimson Tide on Wednesday.  © Screenshot/Instagram/oso8jay

On Wednesday, the four-star athlete officially announced his commitment to the Crimson Tide via Instagram over the likes of Texas, Georgia, and Texas A&M.

At 6-foot-1, Hale is ranked as a top 10 player in the state of Texas and the ninth-best receiver in the country.

His commitment to Alabama makes him the third wide receiver in the Crimson Tide's 2023 class, joining fellow standouts Cole Adams and Malik Benson.

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A three-sport athlete who dabbles in football, basketball, and track and field at Longview High school recorded a blazing 22.68-second 200-meter dash during his sophomore year.

In his junior season on the football field, Hale was named as a first-team District 7-5A selection after he brought in 50 catches for 1,154 yards and scored 14 touchdowns.

Over the course of the three varsity football seasons he's played in, Hale posted a career record of 96 catches for 2,017 yards and 27 touchdowns. With the combination of his physical frame, the functional athleticism as a three-sport athlete, and his on-field abilities as wideout, Hale shows promising developmental potential.

He is projected to become a multi-year starter at Alabama who could ultimately progress into a top candidate in the NFL Draft.

Currently, the Crimson Tide stands at the top the leader board with the nation's best recruiting class for 2023.

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