Abilene-Zach Nash of Mason High School has been chosen to participate in the 10th annual Fellowship of Christian Athletes Myrle Greathouse All-Star Classic, to be held Saturday, June 13, 2009 in Abilene's Shotwell Stadium.
Child of Mark and Judy Nash, He was one of 133 area student/athletes selected for the game, which benefits the Big Country Area Office of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Representing 50+ area schools, the rosters for the North and South squads were announced at a Press Conference on Sat., Feb. 7th, 2009 at Beltway Park Baptist Church in Abilene, Tx.
The young All-Stars were nominated by their head coaches for the game, which features schools from an approximate 100-mile radius of Abilene covering 36 counties.
Representatives from Class A - 5A make up the squads. They will report for two-a-day workouts on Wednesday, June 10, 2009. There will be lots of activities that they will be involved in during that time and will be honored at a Victory Banquet in April, at the Abilene Civic Center.
Mason's own Coach Russell Joy has also been tapped for the event, and will act as coach for the 1A squads.