Defensive Back, 6-1, 190
Mountain Brook H.S.
Team captain and three-year letterman for suburban Birmingham
power... Two-year starter in secondary... As senior, Pace
had 56 tackles and school record-tying nine interceptions,
returning three for TDs... In playoff win over Decatur, Pace
dominated, blocking two field goals and a punt, and returning
an interception 78 yards for score... Returned six kickoffs
for 183 yards (30.5 yard average)... Blazing speed (4.4),
finished fourth in 110-meter hurdles at state meet as junior...
Named Birmingham News First Team Super All-State and Alabama
Sports Writers Association First Team All-State... Mississippi/Alabama
All-Star Classic nominee.
Cousin and prep teammate of fellow Vanderbilt recruit WR Grant
Brigham... 3.15 GPA... Involved in local church activities
and Fellowship of Christian Athletes... Twice visited Mexico
on mission trips and contributed to volunteer construction
project for under-privileged families in rural West Virginia...
Recently nominated as National High School Christian Student-Athlete
All-American... Class recipient of “Best All-Around Award”...
As 11-year-old, played on basketball state champion team and
Dizzy Dean World Series champion.