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  1. Brewster's Smith apologizes, Montverde issues statement

    Brendan C. Hall

    This evening, Brewster Academy (N.H.) head coach Jason Smith issued an apology for his remarks made yesterday at the Hoophall Classic following the Bobcats' win over the Montverde Academy (Fla.) post-graduate team: I would like to apologize to...

    Blog | January 19, 2015
  2. Buckeyes land versatile weapon

    Dave Telep

    There's no better way to begin a weekend than to win a national recruiting battle. Thad Matta's Ohio State Buckeyes found themselves in position to pop a cork Friday night when ESPN 60 guard D'Angelo Russell (Louisville, Ky./Montverde) popped for Mat...

    Blog | June 07, 2013
  3. ESPN 25 Power Rankings: Final


    For the second straight year, Montverde Academy (Fla.) was involved in a epic NHSI title game that featured a double-digit lead and crazy late-game heroics. The Eagles were on the losing end in 2011. But Kasey Hill made sure they wouldn't walk away e...

    Blog | April 09, 2013
  4. ESPN 25 Power Rankings

    Montverde, St. Benedict's Prep and Findlay Prep grab top three spots in final rankings.

    Power Ranking | Conversation | April 09, 2013
  5. Final observations from NHSI title game

    Dave Telep

    NORTH BETHESDA, Md. -- The final high school game of the 2013 season wound up being the best game of the year. Jalyn Patterson of Montverde Academy (Fla.) made a 3-pointer with time winding down to deliver the Eagles their first National High School ...

    Blog | April 06, 2013
  6. Takeaways from the NHSI semifinals

    Dave Telep

    NORTH BETHESDA, Md. - It will be No. 2 seed Montverde Academy (Fla.) against No. 4 seed St. Benedict's Prep (N.J.) for the National High School Invitational championship on Saturday at 1 p.m. ET on ESPN. Close games were once again the order of t...

    Blog | April 06, 2013
  7. Montverde (Fla.), Johnson thump Simeon


    Hours before committing to Kentucky, Dakari Johnson recorded 18 points with 12 boards to lead Montverde (Fla.) past Simeon (Chicago) and No. 2 senior Jabari Parker, 82-53....

    Blog | January 06, 2013
  8. Video: No. 1 center picks Kentucky staff

    No. 1 center Dakari Johnson, No. 12 in the ESPN 100, committed to Kentucky over Syracuse and Georgetown on Saturday. The Montverde (Fla.) senior discussed his decision with Paul Biancardi and Dave Telep....

    Blog | January 05, 2013
  9. Elite 2015 prospect coming to U.S.

    Dave Telep

    Coach Kevin Boyle and Montverde Academy (Fla.) own the national No. 1 ranking in high school basketball. The Eagles, who play on ESPN2 Saturday night, boast the nation's No. 2 point guard in the senior class in Kasey Hill and the No. 1 center in the ...

    Blog | January 04, 2013
  10. Johnson flirts with perfection, slices list

    Dave Telep

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The Chaminade-esque run of Bishop Verot (Fort Myers, Fla.) at the City of Palms Classic ended on Wednesday courtesy of national No. 1 Montverde Academy (Montverde, Fla.) and a big fella named Dakari Johnson (New York, N.Y./Montver...

    Blog | December 19, 2012
  11. ESPN 25 Power Rankings

    Montverde Academy takes over No. 1.

    Power Ranking | Conversation | December 18, 2012
  12. Donovan signs elite 2013 class for UF

    Michael DiRocco

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Signing two of the best players in the state has given Florida coach Billy Donovan one of the best recruiting classes in the nation. And it could get even better. The Gators signed PG Kasey Hill (Eustis, Fla./Montverde Acad...

    Blog | November 14, 2012
  13. Dakari Johnson of Montverde Academy reclassifies as senior

    Dave Telep

    Center Dakari Johnson of Florida's Montverde Academy has reclassified up to the Class of 2013 and will be slotted as the No. 12 overall player in the senior class.

    Story | Conversation | November 06, 2012
  14. No. 3 junior could reclassify to 2013

    Dave Telep

    There's something cooking with 2014 center Dakari Johnson (New York, N.Y./Montverde Academy), who is ranked No. 3 overall in the ESPN 60. As early as a month ago, college coaches were sniffing around the situation, probing to see if Johnson was serio...

    Blog | November 05, 2012
  15. Embiid's game is all grown up

    Dave Telep

    Center Joel Embiid (Cameroon/The Rock) lost the final game of his junior season as his Montverde squad gave up 47 points in the final quarter and overtime in a heartbreaking loss to Findlay Prep at the National High School Invitational. Embiid, just ...

    Blog | October 02, 2012
  16. Joel Embiid's recruitment gaining steam

    Dave Telep

    The last time he had a national audience, center Joel Embiid (Cameroon/The Rock) was on the wrong side of a clinic at the hands of Brandon Ashley. Then a junior center for Montverde, Embiid was given the unenviable task of trying to slow down a groov...

    Blog | September 06, 2012