Four locals commit to Semper Fidelis Bowl

De La Salle High’s Bart Houston and Michael Barton, Bishop O’Dowd’s Hardy Nickerson Jr. and Salesian’s Freddie Tagaloa have all committed to the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl, according to a press release. The game is Jan. 3, 2012 in Phoenix.

Barton and Nickerson Jr. are both senior linebackers committed to Cal. Houston is a senior quarterback headed to Wisconsin and Tagaloa is a senior offensive lineman who had not yet committed. His four finalists are Stanford, Cal, Oregon and USC.

Jimmy Durkin

Jimmy Durkin is a sports writer for the Bay Area News Group.