Local McDonald's All-American Nominees

Nominees for the McDonald's All-American Game were announced this morning. The Final Teams announcement for the prestigious high school basketball all-star game will be announced on Feb. 9 at 5 p.m., on ESPNU.

The boys and girls games will take place on March 28 at the United Center in Chicago, with the girls game at 7 p.m. and broadcast on ESPNU. The boys game will take place immediately after, at 9:30, and will be on ESPN.

One interesting omission to note is Andover senior guard Nicole Boudreau, a Boston College signee who is the state's defending Gatorade Player of the Year and ESPN Boston Miss Basketball. Boudreau has also been ranked in the ESPNU 100 for the Class of 2012.

Below are the nominees from the New England states:


Lexi Sells, Bishop Feehan

Jake Layman, King Philip

Ricardo Ledo, Notre Dame Prep

Kaleb Tarczewski, St. Mark's

Nik Stauskas, St. Mark's


Kris Dunn, New London

Ben Freeland, Suffied Academy

Timajh Parker-Rivera, St. Joseph

Erik Sanders, Suffield Academy

Mike Tobey, Hotchkiss

Bria Holmes, Hillhouse


Zach Auguste, New Hampton

Mitch McGary, Brewster Academy

T.J. Warren, Brewster Academy

Georges Niang, Tilton


Amber Holgate, St. Andrew's

Thomas Garrick, St. Andrew's

Cedric Kuakumensah, St. Andrew's

Kalusha Ndoubme Ngollo, St. Andrew's

Tyler Sabino, St. Andrew's

Austin Van Bemmelin, North Providence

Rob Hazard, North Providence


Darrick Wood, Bridgton Academy


Chad Copeland, Twinfield Union

Jaskin Melendez, Mount St. Joseph

Avery Whitcomb, Twinfield Union

Sara Illingworth, Hartford

Alexandra Jones, Poultney