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Pope John XXIII Rejected
Mar 24, 2015 • The Sparta IndependentTRENTON — The Roselle Catholic boys basketball defenders stole, pickpocketed and stripped Pope John XXIII High School ball handlers in the New Jersey Tournament of Champions final at the Sun National Bank Center Monday en route to a dominating ... More
Syracuse recruits Moustapha Diagne and Malachi Richardson named first-team ...
Mar 27, 2015 • Syracuse.comRoselle Catholic guard Isaiah Briscoe, who has signed with Kentucky, was nj.com's Player of the Year. Pope John finished No. 2 in nj.com's final Top 20 for the state of New Jersey. Trenton Catholic was ranked No. 8. Syracuse has commitments from four ... More
Penalties 'have no effect' on Moustapha Diagne's decision to play at Syracuse
Mar 6, 2015 • Syracuse.comDiagne, a 6-foot-9 senior at Pope John XXIII High School in Sparta, N.J., is one of four players in Syracuse's 2015 recruiting class. Jason Hasson, Diagne's coach at Pope John, said that the NCAA's penalties "have no effect'' on Diagne's decision to ... More
Syracuse recruiting: A look at Moustapha Diagne and the Pope John XXIII High ...
Dec 1, 2014 • Syracuse.comPope John XXIII High School has won the New Jersey Athletic Conference in each of the last three seasons. The Lions will be the favorites again this year. Diagne, a 6-foot-8 forward who is the No. 48-rated prospect in the 2015 class, according to ESPN ... More
Pope John handles Northern Valley in
Apr 9, 2014 • The Sparta IndependentPope John XXIII High School beat Northern Valley Regional High School (Demarest, N.J.) in boys varsity baseball on Saturday, April 5, 2014. The final score was 6-1. The game was played at Pope John XXIII High School in Sparta Township, New Jersey. More
Spelling the focus of annual Bee
Feb 2, 2015 • The Sparta IndependentAll three winners will go on to represent Sparta at the Highlands District Spelling Bee, with winners at the district level going on to compete at the State Championship in early March at the headquarters of the New Jersey State Federation of Women's ... More
Pope John lacrosse loses to New
Apr 2, 2014 • The Sparta IndependentLacrosse fans watch the game. New Providence beat Pope John XXIII on their home turf in high school boys varsity lacrosse on Saturday, March 29, 2014. The final score was 7-6. The game was played at Pope John XXIII High School in Sparta, New Jersey. More
Syracuse basketball recruit Moustapha Diagne deals with his father's death
Oct 20, 2014 • The Post-Standard - syracuse.comHe would stay with a host family in Sparta, N.J., as he attended Pope John XXIII High School. It was the final time he'd ever see his father. On Sept. 4, 2014, Diagne's father, Modou Mbaye Diagne, died suddenly and unexpectedly. "He was everything for ... More
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