The United States Marine Corps only selects the best and the brightest to join its ranks, just like the players selected for the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl. The Marine Corps partners with a third-party recruiting professional to select elite high-school athletes for the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl. In addition to being among the top-rated football players in the nation, the selection process is also dedicated to choosing players based on their character, academic performance and leadership.


The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl demonstrates the Marine Corps' commitment to developing quality citizens and reinforces core values of honor, courage, and commitment. The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl offers an opportunity for quality players, coaches and Marines to meet, practice and work together to teach skills important on and off the field, such as leadership, self-confidence and teamwork.


Any players interested in participating or coaches interested in nominating players should send inquiries to 


Be sure to watch this year's class of All-Americans compete in their final prep football game on Jan. 3rd, 2016, live on Fox Sports 1.