December, 2, 2011
By Sheldon Shealer | ESPN.com
Montverde AcademyDavid Graydon (in black) fends off a defender for Montverde Academy (Montverde, Fla.) during the 2010-2011 high school season.NOTE: Inside the POWERADE FAB 50 will be a weekly look at the rankings, starting on Dec. 6. This edition of Inside the FAB 50 merely plays catch-up on the early season play leading up to the first regular-season rankings for the 2011-2012 winter season on Dec. 6.
It didn’t take long for the honor of being No. 1 to shift in the Winter POWERADE FAB 50.
Preseason No. 1 Montverde Academy (Montverde, Fla.) lost a star player due to an ACL injury and then tied a pair of early season matches. No. 2 Brophy Prep (Phoenix, Ariz.) suffered a 2-1 overtime loss to fellow FAB 50-ranked Chaparral on Thursday.