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Tupelo's Sognnaes, Oxford's O'Connor named All-Americans

They are two of just 250 players honored nationally.

Posted: May 7, 2019 5:23 PM
Updated: May 7, 2019 8:24 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Tupelo High School's Johannes Sognnaes and Oxford High School's Morgan O'Connor have named 2019 Allstate All-Americans for soccer.

Sognnaes and O'Connor, who are forwards, are just two of just 250 players in the nation to receive the honor.

From those 250 players, 40 males and 40 females will be selected to play in the inaugural Allstate All-America Cup to take place in the Orlando, Florida for the 2019 Major League Soccer All-Star Game. The players will be honored at halftime of the 2019 MLS All-Star Game.

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