McDonalds Nominees Announced
Sports America Inc. recently announced the various nominees for the prestigious McDonald’s All-American Game. Nominations came from a selection committee of experts throughout the country and eventually the 20 McDonald’s All-Americans are selected from the more than 1500 nominees.
Here is a look at which players from New England received nominations.
Connecticut: Bryon Allen, St. Thomas More; Tavon Allen, Hillhouse; Theodore Boyomo, Kent; Monty Brown, Hotchkiss; Mike Buffalo, South Kent; Andrew Douby, St. Thomas More; Mark Ellis, Stamford; Jamel Fields, Cheshire Academy; Phil Gaetano, Sheehan; Jengodji Gates, Hillhouse; Steven Glowiak, New Britain; Allen Harris, Suffield Academy; Julian Harris, Northwest Catholic; Evan Kelly, Norwalk; Greg Langston, St. Joe’s; Danny Lawhorn, South Kent; Luke Matarazzo, Choate; Jakarri McCallop, East Hartford; J.J. Moore, South Kent; Rashad Moore, Bloomfield; Jason Morris, Hotchkiss; Xavier Pollard, Suffield; Isaiah Salafia, Cromwell; Brandon Sherrod, Stratford; Josh Turner, Sacred Heart; Nate Vernon, Suffield Academy; Tyrus Weaver, Windsor.
Maine: Dominic Borelli, Westbrook; Garrett Clemmer, Windham; Indiana Faithful, Cheverus; Keegan Hyland, South Portland; Jacob Moore, Hampden Academy; Jim Philbrook, Edward Little; Koang Thok, Portland.
Massachusetts: Eric Alleyne, Brimmer & May; Melsahn Basabe, St. Mark’s; Rodney Beldo, Scituate; Denzel Brito, Lawrence Academy; Matt Brown, Northfield Mount Hermon; Jarell Byrd, Central Catholic; Carson Desrosiers, Central Catholic; Chris Fitzgerald, Northfield Mount Hermon; Naofall Folahan, Wilbraham & Monson; Ron Giplaye, Notre Dame; Hector Harold, Northfield Mount Hermon; Greg Kelley, Newton North; Markus Kennedy, Winchendon; Nate Lubick, St. Mark’s; Majok Majok, Northfield Mount Hermon; Rod Odom, Middlesex; Derek Retos, Brimmer & May; Laurent Rivard, Northfield Mount Hermon; Troy Robinson, Brimmer & May; Ryan Romich, Groton Dunstable; Ryan Woumn, Lynn English.
New Hampshire: Ben Bartoldus, Proctor Academy; Will Barton, Brewster Academy; Alex Burt, Dover; Gerard Coleman, Tilton; Kevin Cressy, Merrimack Valley; Eric Dean, New Hampton; Melvin Ejim, Brewster Academy; C.J. Fair, Brewster Academy; Alex Francis, Holderness; Alex LaRosa, Salem; Zach Mathieu, Pinkerton; Jake Nelson, Nashua South; Greg Newton, Phillips Exeter; Taevaunn Prince, Proctor Academy; Evan Smotrycz, New Hampton; Maurice Walker, Brewster Academy.
Rhode Island: Robert Alers, Central Falls; Youri Dascy, St. Andrew’s; Tom DeCiantis, North Kingston; Ben Hamill, South Kingston; Nick Manning, Bishop Hendricken; Isaiah Odunlami, Mount Pleasant; Ryan Palumbo, Bishop Hendricken; Eric Sherman, St. Andrew’s; Nick Sienkiewicz, Providence Country Day; Bryan Vachon, Bishop Hendricken.
Vermont: Chris Antonez, Burr & Burton; Billy Boyd, Hazen; Adam Boyle, Brattleboro Union; Kyle Callanan, Mount Anthony Union; Eric Dubuque, South Burlington; Richie Hackett, Lake Region Union; Scott Hayford, Twin Valley; Connor Merrill, Vergennes; Joe OShea, Burlington; Emmitt Simpson, Lake Region; Demir Smajovic, Essex.