|Hail Saban! Nick Saban and Thomas Fletcher. Image via al.com.|
Hail Saban! Alabama has racked a fifteenth prospect for its 2017 recruiting class. Bradenton, Florida high school rising senior long snapper Thomas Fletcher committed to the Crimson Tide on Thursday. Fletcher is ranked by 247 Sports as the no. 1 long snapper for 2017.
Blessed and honored to announce that I have committed to THE University Of Alabama! #rolltide #snapperU 🅰🐘💸 pic.twitter.com/IpcvbwAP78— Thomas Fletcher (@longsnapfletch) June 23, 2016
247Sports grades Fletcher as a two-star long snapper. In addition to being ranked at no. 1 among LS prospects for 2017, the recruiting site grades Fletcher at no. 283 among 2017 prospects from the state of Florida, at no. 1723 in its national rankings for 2017.
Fletcher attends IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fl. He stands 6'1, and weighs 215 lbs.