Salmen center Kalani Brown was chosen to play in the 14th annual McDonald’s All-American Girls Basketball Game.
The rosters were announced on Wednesday for the game that pits the top seniors in the nation.
The 6-foot-5 Brown, a Baylor signee, will play for the West squad.
She is the fourth Louisiana player to play in the game that first started in 2002.
The game will be played on April 1 in the United Center in Chicago.
Tip-off is set for 5:30 p.m.
Brown, the reigning Gatorade Player of the Year has led Salmen to back-to-back Class 4A state titles. The Spartans are currently ranked No. 1 in The New Orleans Advocate Super 10.
Salmen is now one of two LHSAA schools that has produced a girls and boys McDonald’s All-American. Chris Duhon made it in 2000.
Capitol High also produced a girls and boys McDonald’s All-American: Seimone Augustus (2002) and Brandon Bass (2003).
Brown is one of two Baylor signees in the game.
Her future teammate, Beatrice Mpmpremier of Miami (Fla.) Senior High, will suit up for the East.
Below is a complete list of all 23 LHSAA alums (4 girls, 19 boys) who have played in the McDonald’s All-American Game.
LHSAA players who have played in McDonald’s All-American Girls Games
Name, High School, College, Year
Seimone Augustus, Capitol, (LSU), 2002
Quianna Chaney, Southern Lab (LSU) 2004
Theresa Plaisance, Vandebilt Catholic (LSU) 2010
Kalani Brown, Salmen, (Baylor), 2015
Micah Blunt, East Jefferson (Tulane), 1978
Benoit Benjamin, Carroll (Creighton), 1982
Tom Curry, Redemptorist (Marshall), 1983
Dwayne Bryant, DeLaSalle (Georgetown), 1986
Fess Irvin, East Ascension (James Madison), 1986
Melvin Simon, Shaw, (UNO), 1990
Duane Spence, Cohen (LSU), 1992
Randy Livingston, Newman (LSU), 1993
Neil Reed, East Jefferson (Southern Miss), 1994
Lester Earl, Glen Oaks (Kansas) 1996
Marcus Fizer, Arcadia (Iowa State), 1997
Stromile Swift, Fair Park (LSU), 1998
Chris Duhon, Salmen (Duke), 2000
Brandon Bass, Capitol (LSU), 2003
Glen Davis, U-High (LSU), 2004
Tasmin Mitchell, Denham Springs (LSU), 2005
Demond Carter, Reserve Christian (Baylor), 2006
Greg Monroe, Helen Cox (Georgetown), 2008