Mater Dei football star, Sports Illustrated athlete of the month selected for Marines' Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl
Malik McMorris (center), a defensive lineman and fullback for the Mater Dei High School Monarchs and 17-year-old native of Santa Ana, Calif., receives his Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl jersey from Maj. James P. Dollard (left), the commanding officer of Marine Corps Recruiting Station Orange County, and Staff Sgt. Jeno Jorgensen, a local Marine recruiter, during a pep rally at Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana, Oct. 17, 2014. McMorris is among approximately 100 student athletes from across the nation selected to participate in the game at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., Jan. 4, 2015. He is currently the only 2015 selectees from Orange County.