High School Buzz 

Grandview Prep center Ismaila Dauda to go to prep school for a year

  • 11:12 am Friday, March 4th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

Because of an issue with his academic credits that he earned before he transferred to Grandview Prep, 6-foot-9 center Ismaila Dauda will have to delay his arrival at Miami for a year.


5 thoughts on Summit Christian’s 62-50 win over Grandview Prep; Summit coach Murray Smith pans rival

  • 6:33 pm Thursday, March 3rd, 2011 by Jeff Greer

Updated on Friday, March 4, with clarification about recent transfers.

LAKELAND — Summit Christian settled the who’s-better debate (at least this season) with a comfortable 62-50 win over Grandview Prep in the Class 1A title game at the Lakeland Center. Here’s some insight into how that happened, and all kinds of quotable lines from Summit coach Murray Smith.


5 thoughts on Grandview’s 78-65 win over Tallahassee-FAMU High

  • 4:24 pm Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011 by Jeff Greer

LAKELAND — Grandview showed up at the very first game of the Florida high school basketball championships and set a pretty high bar.


Summit Christian, Grandview Prep one win away from anticipated matchup

  • 1:52 am Tuesday, March 1st, 2011 by Jeff Greer

One has to play a scrappy relative unknown; the other gets to take on a three-time defending state champ.

But the prospect of Summit Christian and Grandview Prep getting past their Class 1A semifinal matchups on Wednesday to set up a highly anticipated all-Palm Beach County championship-game showdown on Thursday is too good to ignore.


Dwyer, Grandview Prep get top-three finishes in Player, Coach of the Year voting

  • 1:09 pm Friday, March 19th, 2010 by Jason Lieser

Dwyer basketball star Jacoby Brissett was the area’s top vote-getter among Player and Coach of the Year nominees, finishing second in Class 5A.

Miami commit Ismaila Dauda joins Grandview Prep

  • 10:54 am Monday, October 5th, 2009 by Jason Lieser

Grandview Prep added one of the nation’s best players for the upcoming season and the scary news for everyone else is he’s only a junior.