She didn't have the performance she had hoped for, but nonetheless Dwyer's Kai James can always say she played in the girls' McDonald's High School All-American Game.
The 6-foot-5 senior, who's signed with Florida State, started at center for the East squad in Wednesday night's nationally televised all-star game at the United Center in Chicago, which the West won 92-64.
She finished with four rebounds, one point (0-for-5 from the field, 1-2 from the foul line), one assist, one block and one steal in 18 minutes. She also committed three turnovers.
James is the second girls McDonald's All-American from Palm Beach County. Benjamin grad Erlana Larkins, who went on to star at North Carolina and now plays for the WNBA's Indiana Fever, played in the 2004 game.