Pair of Molokai players nominated for McDonald’s All-American Games

Molokai High School girls basketball player Shaniah Mollena-Lopez, and David Rapanot of the boys team, are among 984 seniors to be nominated for the McDonald’s All-American Games, event officials announced Monday.

Final rosters of 24 boys and 24 girls will be announced Jan. 29. The games are scheduled for April 2 at the United Center in Chicago.

Mollena-Lopez was a Maui Interscholastic League first-team selection last season, and a second-teamer in 2012. Rapanot was named to the second team last season, and was a first-team pick in 2012.