Fifteen local high school basketball players -- eight boys and seven girls -- are among the 814 seniors nominated to play in the 2013 McDonald's All-American games, according to a news release.
Mount St. Joseph guard Kameron Williams, a two-time All-Metro first-team selection, and Edmondson guard Darius Walker, a first-team pick last season, headline the local boys on the list.
A pair of University of Maryland commitments --
This year's nominees come from 39 states and
Former Patterson star Aquille Carr, The Baltimore Sun's two-time Player of the Year for boys basketball who now plays at Princeton Day Academy in
Other local boys on the list are: Dunbar's Daxter Miles; Edmondson's Isaiah Tripp; St. Frances' Tevon Saddler; John Carroll's Mike Owana; Oakland Mills' Lavon Long; and McDonogh's Brian Andrews.
Other local girls on the list are: Milford Mill's Gina Booker; New Town's Jannah Tucker; Milford Mill's Lynquette Hutchinson; St. Frances' Tyshell King; and Archbishop Spalding's Camille Calhoun.
A complete list of nominees is available at www.mcdaag.com. The final roster of 24 boys and 24 girls who will play in the games will be announced during the McDonald’s All-American games selection show on
The 36th annual boys game is scheduled for April 3 at 9:30 p.m. ET at the