Athletics


Outside the Lines with Colin Hatton


St. John Paul II senior Colin Hatton, a Bourne native, likes to keep things loose while competing in athletics. But just because he likes to enjoy himself and holds a light-hearted approach between the lines, doesn’t mean Hatton doesn’t work … Read the rest

20 Questions: Kevin Flynn


As a three-sport standout at St. John Paul II, senior Kevin Flynn has experienced about every thrill an athlete could hope for over his four-year career.

Actually, every thrill but one. That would be clearing the fence for a home … Read the rest

Girls’ Lacrosse Shares Lofty Goal


Two years ago, the St. John Paul II girls’ lacrosse team captured the first playoff win in program history with a 24-13 victory over Pembroke, only to lose in the next round to sectional finalist Norwell.

This season, the Lions … Read the rest

20 Questions: Jack Richards


Barnstable Patriot excerpt:

… When he was a seventh grader, he was water boy for the Sandwich High team and was headed to high school there, before his parents urged him to consider St. John Paul II.

“I didn’t want … Read the rest

Swimmers Form Tight Bond


Through recent years, the St. John Paul II swimmers have created the unique motto which has appeared on t-shirts – “Our family versus your team.”

In sheer numbers, they fall far shy of many of the larger teams they compete … Read the rest

20 Questions: Victoria Butler


Growing up as the youngest in a sporting family has had its advantages for St. John Paul II three-sport athlete Victoria Butler.

Her interest in the sports of lacrosse and basketball were piqued at an early age while following the … Read the rest

New Coach for Girls Basketball


For many years, Pat Van Cott was one of those parents in the stands who watched his own daughter play basketball and pondered the idea of getting more involved.

So, after former St. John Paul II girls’ basketball coach Pam … Read the rest