2018-19 ALL-USA New Mexico Boys Basketball Team

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2018-19 ALL-USA New Mexico Boys Basketball Team

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2018-19 ALL-USA New Mexico Boys Basketball Team


USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the ALL-USA New Mexico Boys Basketball Team. Players were selected based on their athletic achievements from the 2018-19 season.

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Adrian Ortega, Atrisco Heritage Academy (Albuquerque)
For the second straight year, Ortega guided the Jaguars to the Class 5A state championship, culminating with a thrilling win over Santa Fe in the title-clincher. Atrisco Heritage Academy became New Mexico’s first Class 5A team in nine years to repeat as state champions.


Player of the Year
Joziah Ramos, G, Atrisco Heritage Academy (Albuquerque), 5-6/135, Jr.
Ramos was the catalyst for Atrisco Heritage’s championship-winning team, averaging 23.7 points and dishing out 4.1 assists per game this past season. He scored 22 points in the Jaguars’ 61-58 win over Santa Fe in the Class 5A state final.

David Patterson, G/F, Rio Rancho, 6-4/160, Sr.
Patterson was named New Mexico’s Gatorade Player of the Year after scoring 23.6 points and 3.8 rebounds per game while leading the Rams to the Class 5A quarterfinals.

Jorell Saterfield, G/F, Mayfield (Las Cruces), 6-6/195, Sr.
The Southern Miss signee averaged 28.4 points and 7.9 rebounds per game for the Trojans to earn First Team All-State honors.

Zanen Zeller, G, Los Lunas, 6-3/180, Sr.
The Biola University commit and First Team All-State selection fell one assist shy of a triple-double (24 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists) in Los Lunas’ 77-60 win over Del Norte in the Class 4A semifinals.

Jalen Munn, G/F, Cleveland (Rio Rancho), 6-3/168, Sr.
Cleveland’s run to the Class 5A semifinals was fueled by Munn’s averages of 14.7 points and 5.7 rebounds per contest.


Kameron Valencia, F, Eldorado (Albuquerque), 6-4/178, Sr.

Aamer Muhammad, G, Cleveland (Rio Rancho), 6-0/160, Sr.

Fedonta “J.B.” White, F, Santa Fe, 6-7/170, So.

Johnny Nitafan, G, Hope Christian (Albuquerque), 5-10/160, Sr.

Deven Thompson, F, New Mexico School for the Deaf (Santa Fe), 6-10/260, Sr.


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