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Mr. Lin, middle, with his badminton club.

The Badminton Club Swings into Action

Raiyann Zaman, Reporter January 20, 2023
The first ever badminton club has started at Pace.
Co-captains Marcus Shields and Jared Vargas defend their home bucket against Lab Museum United.

Setter Boys’ Basketball Rebounds After Pandemic Disruption

Tiago Neves, Reporter January 20, 2023
The boys’ basketball team has gone through a roller coaster season, but one thing most fans can agree on is that the Setters have overperformed this year.
10th grader Jazzlynn Villar peppers with Captain Ella Burson during practice in the school gym. The gym was not used for competitive games, though, because of the low ceiling.

Girls’ Volleyball Team Faces Hardships Because of Inadequate Gym

Jelizbeth Moreta, Reporter January 5, 2023
Seven out of 15 volleyball games were postponed this past season because the scheduled gym did not meet regulation code for competitive play. Four of the cancellations were scheduled initially to be played in the Pace gym which has a ceiling too low for competitive volleyball.
Jared Vargas shooting a free throw during their scrimmage against Eleanor Roosevelt High School.

Student Spotlight: Jared Vargas A Multi-Sport Student Athlete

Jazzlynn Villar, Reporter December 8, 2022

Jared Vargas, a member of the class of 2023, is a successful student and the captain of three sports: the boys’ basketball team, cross country and boys varsity volleyball. He’s also been grade president...

Pace soccer teams first win of the season!

Coach Medina Kicks It Up a Notch

Winifred Haastrup, Photo & Digital Media Editor November 10, 2022
The soccer team welcomed Ms. Medina as the new coach who took over for Mr. Macias.
Freshman runner Zaqiyah Bacchas  competes in the long jump at Thomas Jefferson High School field.

Season of the Track Stars

Winifred Haastrup, Staff Photographer June 9, 2022
The Pace girls’ track team was off to a splendid start during the second semester, led by captains Xion Bacchus and Josselin Carmona and coached by Ms. Martinez and Mr. Worthington. Members of the team agree that through track they were able to build up their running skills, stamina and still have fun with their teammates.
Ariel Collado, ninth grade, up to bat against Richard R. Green High School of Teaching.

Girls’ Softball Team Headed to Playoffs After Strong Finish in Season

Leslie Ormsby, Reporter May 23, 2022
Despite the huge changes and challenges this year, the team spirit was as high as ever.
Brian Bianco is a team leader in spikes.

Boys’ Volleyball Team Advances to League Playoffs

Josmar Acevedo, Reporter May 9, 2022
The team advances to the playoffs to face Graphics Campus on Wednesday, May 11.
The 2021-2022 girls basketball team.

Girls’ Basketball Team Dominated Their League this Season

Katelynn Seetaram, Reporter May 6, 2022
Along with the wins and losses of the team, the girls made it to the playoffs. “We made it to round one. We lost in the second round of the playoffs, but I’m glad we tried and gave it our all. It was unfortunate that we did lose,” Umeweni said.
2021 Cross Country Team

Cross Country Team Members Strive for Individual Goals

Pacer Staff, Reporter December 17, 2021
“We support each other and we push each other,” said team Captain Andy Cuenca Gil. “That’s our team spirit.”
New Beginnings with the Girls Volleyball Team

New Beginnings with the Girls’ Volleyball Team

Jenifer Alvarado, Reporter December 17, 2021
Unity engulfed his team this season through both success and failure. After each set, after each serve, the team never failed to bring encouragement to each other.
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