Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Roseville High School senior basketball star was only Minnesota athlete in the national contest.
It's the end of the line for Roseville star basketball player Mack Johnson in a national 3-point high school competition. Johnson, a senior at Roseville Area High School, was eliminated last week in the round of 16 in the American Family Insurance High School 3-Point Championship. The Roseville Raiders boys basketball web site had this to say: "Four rounds of vote-offs would reduce the 16 candidates to a single winner who will compete in a 3 pt contest in Atlanta during the NCAA Final Four....Mack Johnson lost in his bracket to a player from Utah by 2 percentage points . In the second closest of the 8 vote-offs, Mack was defeated 51%-49%. A bummer, but we are proud and happy for Mack for the recognition and honor he received by being …
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Roseville High basketball star is only Milnnesotan battling in the 3-point national high school basketball competition.
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Roseville High basketball star in national 3-point competition. Voting taking place on Facebook.
Monday, February 18, 2013
Mack Johnson, of Roseville, is the only Minnesotan in the American Family Insurance National High School Slam Dunk and 3-Point Championships. First-round voting deadline is noon today for him on Facebook.
Mack Johnson is Minnesota's only contestant vying in a national high school basketball competition. And Patch readers can help Johnson go all the way in the contest that is based on Facebook voting. Johnson, a senior at Roseville Area High School, is one of 32 high school boys from across the country in the running for the 2013 American Family Insurance National High School Slam Dunk and 3-Point Championships. More specificially, Johnson is currently one of 16 boys still in the running in the 3-Point championships. Fans will decide the final player selected to each competition through Facebook voting (facebook.com/HighSchoolSlam). To vote on mobile, visit highschoolslam.com. Each week for six weeks, contestants will compete in a bracket-…
Friday, February 15, 2013
The Roseville High School boys basketball star is one of 16 finalists in American Family Insurance's National High School Three-Point Competition. Vote for him on Facebook.
As one of the stars of the Roseville High School boys basketball team, guard Mack Johnson is known as a three-point playmaker. Johnson, a senior, is averaging about 18 points per game this season, including two or three three-point baskets. Last year, as a junior, he set the school's record for most three-point baskets, 83. Now, Johnson's proficiency at scoring baskets from downtown is putting him in elite company. He is one of 32 high school boys from across the country in the running for the 2013 American Family Insurance National High School Slam Dunk and 3-Point Championships. More specificially, Johnson is currently one of 16 boys still in the running in the 3-Point championshps. For the second consecutive year, fans will decide …