It takes a special athlete to excel on the football field and the basketball court. See which dual-sport players were named 2009 ESPN RISE Grid-Hoop All-Americans.
Coming off a title-winning 2008 campaign, Sacramento's Sheldon High School starts the season in the top spot of the preseason ESPN RISE FAB 50 rankings.
Bishop Gorman (Las Vegas) narrowly lost the mythical national championship in 2008. But the preseason No. 1 Gaels are gunning for the top spot in the final ESPN RISE FAB 50 poll.
The ESPN RISE Junior and Sophomore Players of the Year are Marcus Lattimore from Byrnes (Duncan, S.C.) High School and Kenny Hilliard from Patterson (La.) High School, respectively.