Posted: 12:04 pm Thursday, January 20th, 2011

7 area basketball players nominated for McDonald’s All-American Game 

By Jeff Greer

Five boys and two girls were nominated for the prestigious McDonald’s All-American High School Basketball Games.

Nominations are submitted by members of the McDonald’s All-American Selection Committee and state representatives. There are 2,000 nominees nationwide. The final rosters of 24 boys and 24 girls will be named on Feb. 10 at 5:30 p.m. on ESPNU.

The Girls Game is on Weds., March 30 at 7:30 in Chicago. The Boys Game tips off at 10 p.m. on ESPN.

Here are the area boys nominated:

Jean Prophete (Summit Christian)

Scott Witkowski (Wellington)

Anthony Anderson (West Boca Raton)

Greg Louis (Dwyer)

Jacoby Brissett (Dwyer)

And here are the area girls nominated:

Danielle McCray (Trinity Christian)

Precious Bridges (Dwyer)