Montgomery Catholic athletics kicked off the new year at their annual Back to School Pep Rally on Saturday evening, August 16. Student athletes participating in volleyball, cross country, cheerleading and football at all three levels were announced to the home crowd.
Athletic contests get underway in a big way Thursday with football and volleyball games. The football Knights visit the Trinity Wildcats for a pre-season contest. The varsity kicks off at 6:30 p.m. and will play the first half. The second half will feature the JV teams from both schools.
The varsity team opens its regular season Aug. 29 at Montgomery Academy in a non-region game, then travels to Ashford in week two for the first Class 4A, Region 4 game. The Knights’ first home game is Sept. 12, when Holtville visits for a region game.
The JV and middle school teams open their seasons at home Sept. 2 against St. James. The middle school starts at 5 p.m. and the JV follows at 7.
All three volleyball teams open play Thursday. The varsity visits St. Jude for a tri-match. They’ll play St. Jude at 4 p.m. and Thorsby at 5. The JV and middle school teams visit Trinity, with both matches getting started at 4:30.
To view photos from the Back to School Pep Rally, click here: http://family.webshots.com/album/565526724lTAoUv
Come out and support the Knights!