LeBron graduated from STVM in 2003. He spent four memorable years playing basketball and winning three State Championships under the leadership of Coach Dru. LeBron was also a member of the football team his freshman, sophomore and junior year. LeBron was inducted into the STVM Hall of Fame on August 9, 2011 with his teammates and lifelong friends: Dru Joyce, Willie McGee, Romeo Travis and Sian Cotton. LeBron and his teammates have a special bond that was best told to the world in the movie More Than a Game and also in the book Shooting Stars by Buzz Bissenger.
LeBron graduated from STVM and immediately entered the NBA draft. He was selected #1 in the 2003 draft by the Cleveland Cavaliers. From a fun loving teenager to NBA Superstar in an instant, LeBron’s life changed quickly from his humble upbringing in Akron, Ohio. His commitment to his alma mater, however, has never wavered.