Rocky Mountain coach’s McDonald’s All-American team falls by two points

The Emery Roy-led West team lost 89-87 to the East team Wednesday in the girls McDonald’s All-American game. Trailing by 14 with 5:25 left, the West got it within 87-84 with 32.7 seconds left on Katie Lou Samuelson’s 3. Samuelson, a Connecticut signee, missed another 3 to tie the game with 13 seconds left. Roy, the girls basketball coach at Rocky Mountain High in Meridian, is Idaho’s most successful coach with nine state titles. He won four titles with Meridian and five with Centennial.