Rondae Jefferson, Rysheed Jordan highlight McDonald's nominees

Chester's Rondae Jefferson and Vaux's Rysheed Jordan were among 19 local players to be nominated for the McDonald's All-American Game.

The final list will be announced on Feb. 14 and the game will be played on April 3 in Chicago.

Jefferson, a 6-foot-7 forward is headed to Arizona, while Jordan, a 6-3 guard, is between St. John's, Temple and UCLA.

Also on the list is John Davis of Neumann-Goretti, Brandon Austin of Imhotep Charter, Germantown Academy's Greg Dotson and Julian Moore, B.J. Johnson of Lower Merion, Miles Overton and Stephen Vasturia of St. Joseph's Prep, Amar Stukes from La Salle, Quadir Welton and Jeremiah Worthem from Math, Civics & Sciences, Jai Williams from Philadelphia Electric and Yosey Yacob of Archbishop Carroll.

In New Jersey, Kyle Green of Camden Catholic was joined by Atlantic City's Jahleen Montague, Princeton Day's Davon Reed and Timber Creek's Dominique Reid.

Cardinal O'Hara's Shanice Johnson was the lone local girl to be nominated.