McDonald's All-American nominees announced

Thirty-eight athletes playing at Massachusetts high schools have been nominated for this year's McDonald's All-American basketball games, and it is quite the interesting list. On the boys side, Notre Dame Prep has a whopping six players nominated; also of note, Newton North's Tevin Falzon gets a nomination despite not playing a minute all season due to a wrist injury.

Below is the complete list of nominees for the boys and girls games:


Pat Ackerman, Worcester Academy

Khem Birch, Notre Dame Prep

Joe Bramanti, Andover

Ryan Canty, Brimmer & May

Sam Cassell Jr., Notre Dame Prep

Dennis Clifford, Milton Academy

Pat Connaughton, St. John's Prep

Aaron Cosby, Northfield-Mt. Hermon

Myles Davis, Notre Dame Prep

Tevin Falzon, Newton North

Grandy Glaze, Notre Dame Prep

Jon Henault, St. Bernard's

Kyle Kager, Deerfield Academy

James Kennedy, Cushing Academy

Samir McDaniels, New Mission

Joe Mussachia, Manchester-Essex

Angel Nunez, Notre Dame Prep

Kachi Nzerem, New Mission

Andrej Pajovic, Wilbraham & Monson

Joe Sharkey, Northfield-Mt. Hermon

Chris Sherwood, Brimmer & May

Tyler Strange, Notre Dame Prep

Vincent Van Nes, Northfield-Mt. Hermon

Jimmy Zenevitch, Central Catholic


Nicole Beresford, Marshfield

Sophie Bikofsky, Newton South

Kendall Burton, Newton South

Blake Dietrick, Wellesley

Amber Dillon, Brookline

Tori Faieta, St. Mary's

Julie Frankian, Millbury

Natalie Gomez-Martinez, Andover

Brenna Goncalves, Coyle-Cassidy

Briana Hunt, Newton North

Mariah Lesure, Tabor Academy

Samantha Mangano, Winchester

Gabie Polce, Central Catholic

Clare Sullivan, Rivers