Projectile Question??? To win the game, a place kicker must kick a football from a point 44 m (48.1184 yd) from the goal, and the ball must clear the crossbar, which is 3.05 m high. When kicked, the ball leaves the ground with a speed of 24 m/s at an angle of 30.1◦ from the horizontal. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . By how much vertical distance does the ball clear the crossbar? Answer in units of m.