Pope John Paul II High School New Athletic Coach

logoFebruary 16, 2021, Royersford, PA. - Pope John Paul II is pleased to announce the hiring of Mr. Joe Ottaviano as our new Varsity Softball Coach.

Ottaviano has spent three years coaching the New Jersey Cheetahs 18u Softball Team, and now currently serves as the head coach of the Pennsylvania Cheetahs 18u Softball Team. 

"We are thrilled to have someone with Joe's experience at the helm of our softball program.  Great things lie ahead for PJP Softball," comments Joe Trainer, PJP Director of Athletics.

Coach Ottaviano is prepared to balance both the high academic standards that PJP holds along with similar expectations on the field.  He is “proud to build on the winning attitude and tradition of PJP Softball.”

Please join us in welcoming Coach Ottaviano to the PJP Community. We are excited for the season to start and wish the team the best of luck. Go Panthers!

Pope John Paul II High School Mission

Pope John Paul II High School assists in the formation of Catholic students to be full and practicing members of the Church while simultaneously recognizing and respecting the cultural diversity of our student body. We are a center of academic excellence rigorously preparing students to be contributing members of the global community with the ultimate goal of eternity in Heaven.


Pope John Paul II HS 

181 Rittenhouse Road

Royersford, PA 19468