(Fairdale High School, 1987-1991)
Jermaine’s outstanding play was a key factor in bringing KHSAA Championships to Fairdale High School in 1990 and 1991. He was also named first team All-State in 1990 and 1991. During his junior and senior seasons, Jermaine was named the KHSAA Sweet 16 Most Valuable Player. Scoring over 2,000 career points with more than 1000 rebounds, Jermaine became Kentucky’s Gatorade Player of the Year and Kentucky’s Mr. Basketball in 1991.