Donte Grantham is one of many new 2014 stretch four prospects who have popped up on Michigan’s radar near the end of this summer. The Martinsburg, WV native is taking a prep year at the Hargrave Military Academy, where he is sure to boost his recruiting profile.
For Grantham, it would be a second major boost in his recruitment, the first coming this summer during the thick of the evaluation period. It was late in July, specifically after an eye-opening performance at the Reebok Breakout Classic tournament in Philadelphia, that Grantham solidified himself as one of the top wing prospects in his class. Now ranked in the top-100 according to 247Sports composite rankings, Grantham is looking to take another step up this high school season.
Matt Parker, Grantham’s AAU coach for DC Assault, articulated a process early in the summer that saw Grantham feeling out his teammates and learning their style — both on and off the court.
“In the month of April and May, he was more passive than we n...