Saturday, Nov. 3, will be a big day for the Pace Knights as the varsity volleyball and cross-country teams compete for spots on the state podium. Here’s what you need to know:
Volleyball: For the third year in a row, the varsity volleyball team has advanced to the GHSA Class AAA State Championship! After sweeping Lovett in the Final Four, the team will face Westminster in the state championship, a rematch of the 2016 and 2017 finals, at 4 p.m. at McEachern High School.
Tickets, available at GoFan.com, are $8. The Booster Club will cover the cost of student admission on the day of the game, and student tickets and T-shirts will be distributed at McEachern beginning at 3 p.m. A student fan bus will depart Pace at 2:30 p.m. The game will be broadcast via NFHS Network. Additional information about the state championship is available here.
Cross-Country: After finishing in third place at the GHSA region meet this past week, both the varsity girls and boys cross-country teams will travel to Carrollton Elementary School to compete in the state meet. Pace’s top seven boys will race at 11 a.m., while the top seven girls will race at 11:45 a.m. A student fan bus will depart Pace at 9 a.m. Additional information about the state championship is available here.
Make it a Pace day and cheer on our varsity student-athletes. Let’s go, Knights!