LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Maximus Grimes' next high school football game will not come in a Lafayette Jeff uniform.
The former Bronchos quarterback has transferred to Valparaiso.
Lafayette Jeff head coach Pat Shanley confirmed the news to Sports 18. According to James Boyd of nwi.com, Grimes is enrolled at Valpo.
Grimes threw for 1,886 yards, 19 touchdowns and two interceptions in eight games last season. He missed some time due to a knee injury. Grimes and the Bronchos posted a 9-1 record, their lone loss to Merrilville in a Class 6A sectional semifinal.
As a sophomore, Grimes put up 3,454 yards through the air to go with a school-record 49 scores and seven interceptions.
Grimes will join a Vikings' program which is coming off a Class 5A state runner-up finish.