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Senior Lauren Pate helped her Community Christian School varsity volleyball team win a conference tournament match last week, making her this week’s Farris & Thomas Law Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week.
Lauren had 11 assists, six kills and three service aces as the Lady Cyclones swept Christ Covenant in the first round of the 1-A/2-A Coastal Independents Conference tournament Thursday, Oct. 10. CCS lost in the quarterfinals but she again led the team with four kills.
The daughter of Emily and Jody Pate of Bailey, Lauren has a 4.1 GPA at CCS while taking honors courses along with courses at Wilson Community College, where she recently earned a spot on the President’s List.
She is the treasurer for the CCS chapter of the Beta Club and is a member of the school’s Applied Health Club.
Lauren is active at Elm City United Methodist Church, where she helps out in the nursery on Sundays. She plays travel volleyball for Wilson Elite Volleyball Club.