LEPANTO, AR (KAIT) - Three Region 8 standouts are on the shortlist to play in the 2011 McDonald's All-American game in Chicago.
EPC's Rashad "Ky" Madden, Westside's Hunter Mickelson, and Jonesboro's Ayo Ojo are all nominees to play.
McDonald's will name the final roster of 24 boys and 24 girls during the 2011 McDonald's All-American Selection Show on ESPNU, airing Feb. 10 at 4:30 p.m.
Since 1978, more than 1,000 male and female athletes have competed in the McDonald's All American Games, forming an elite list of players in basketball history. McDonald's All American athletes include basketball greats Alonzo Mourning, Kevin Garnett, LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, Candace Parker, Kevin Durant and Derrick Rose