Grace Prep will be playing Coram Deo-Flower Mound in the boys basketball regional finals on Saturday, February 22. The game will be played at Colleyville Heritage HS (5401 Heritage Ave, Colleyville, 76034) and will tip off at 7:00 p.m. The winner will move on to the TAPPS 4A Final Four in Waco February 28-29. Tickets will be $6 for adults, $4 for students (K-12)/seniors (65+). As it is a playoff game, no GPA passes are accepted. Let’s go, Lions!
The Grace Prep varsity boys basketball team will host Gainesville Lone Star North on Tuesday evening at 7:00 p.m. in an area playoff game. The victor will advance to play the winner of the Midland Trinity School/Coram Deo-Flower Mound game in the regional finals on Saturday, February 22. Tonight’s game is being sponsored by Paisley Grace. We thank them for their support of GPA, and encourage you to visit them at paisleygraceboutique.com. Tickets are $6 for adults and $4 for students (K-12)/senior citizens (65+). As this is a TAPPS playoff game, no Grace Prep IDs are accepted for admission. Come out and cheer the Lions on to victory!
Grace Prep quarterback Mason Brewer signed a letter of intent to continue his athletic and academic careers at Western New Mexico University. WNMU, located in Silver City, is a member of the NCAA Division 2’s Lone Star Conference. Brewer is a two-year football letter winner at Grace Prep, and has twice earned TAPPS Academic All-State honors, as well as second-team all-district honors at quarterback twice. In 2019, he also garnered honorable mention all-district honors as a punter. Congratulations to Mason and his family!
Get your Boys Basketball Playoff t-shirt today! Orders close Thursday, February 13 at 11:59am (yes, just before noon!). This is your only chance to order your playoff shirt! Orders will be delivered to Grace Prep. Long sleeve – $12 (adult and children’s sizes available) Order here: Boys Basketball Playoff Shirts First playoff game is Tuesday, February 18 and will be at home with the opponent and time yet to be determined. Come cheer the Lions to victory!
Grace Preparatory Academy is excited to announce a celebration honoring Isaiah Austin and Emmanuel Mudiay. On February 14 at 12:00 p.m., Grace Prep will honor Isaiah and Emmanuel as they are inducted into the school hall of fame as a “Legendary Lions”. Isaiah’s and Emmanuel’s careers will be celebrated and their jerseys retired as friends, family, and former teachers speak about the pair. “Isaiah’s and Emmanuel’s impact on our school, our community, and now globally with their professional careers, cannot be overstated,” said Chris Harper, interim Head of School. “Grace Prep was, is, and will always be beholden to these two men; we are excited to welcome them home and celebrate these Legendary Lions!” Community partners, former players, and the entire #LionNation are invited to attend the festivities, February 14, 2020, at 12:00 p.m. in the newly-constructed Grace Prep Student Activity Center.
The Grace Prep varsity basketball teams will host Cristo Rey tonight in their final home district games, with the girls tipping off at 6:30 p.m. and the boys following at approximately 8:00 p.m. Between games, senior basketball players and manager (DJ Jones, Brandon Lawrence, Parker Willis, Charli Abendroth, Rachel Gerich, Trinity Hansen, Ashtyn Houston, Naamah McGee, and Beth West) and retiring boys’ coach Richie Alfred will be honored. Tuesday’s contests are being sponsored by The Jones Agency. We thank them for their support of GPA, and encourage you to visit them at www.allstate.com/pattijones. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students (K-12)/senior citizens (65+). Grace Prep students and staff are admitted FREE with their IDs! (GPA K-6 students will just need to give their name and grade at the ticket booth for FREE entry.)