McDonald’s Announces Team Rosters, Coaches for 41st All American Games
The 2018 McDonald’s All American Boys teams feature the country’s top talent hailing from 17 different states. The East Team includes Duke-bound
The West Team will be led by
Of the 24 boys selected to be McDonald’s All Americans, two sets of current high school teammates will be featured and five have yet to make their college decisions. Of those who have decided, Duke and Kansas have the most commitments with three each, followed by Oregon, North Carolina and
The 2018 Girls team includes seven players from
The West Team will be led by another
Of the 24 girls selected to be McDonald’s All Americans, Baylor has the most McDonald’s All American players suiting up next fall with four commits followed by Tennessee with three commits. Like the Boys roster, this year’s Girls roster features two sets of high school teammates that will play against each other. The Girls Game begins at
“The 48 players selected for the 2018 McDonald’s All American Games represent the future of basketball,” said
This year’s teams were selected from more than 700 nominees by the McDonald’s All American Games selection committee, led by Wootten.
In addition to the 48 players selected, four prep coaches from
Since 1978, more than 1,300 players have competed in the McDonald’s All American Games. They form an elite group of some of the top names in basketball history, including
McDonald’s has continued to raise the bar by investing in the future of communities around the globe. We do this by providing programs with one-of-a-kind experience that help shape and develop the skills student athletes need to become the leaders of tomorrow. In addition to the All American Games, McDonald’s provides scholarships, hosts leadership summits and education workshops in the communities it serves and remains committed to continuing to extend service to the world outside of its restaurants.
Tickets for the 2018 McDonald’s All American Games go on sale
Games week will kick-off on
The POWERADE® Jam Fest – featuring McDonald’s All American Games players in a three-point shootout, dunk contest and shooting competition – will be held
For more than 40 years, the McDonald’s All American Games have benefitted
Proud sponsors of the 2018 McDonald’s All American Games include adidas,
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