We at Pope John XXIII Regional High School want to share with you our “Pope John Student Spotlight” series in which we recognize our students’ talents and achievements! Today, we want to showcase Mike Bello!
An Oak Ridge resident, Bello is a junior who has shown a great amount of involvement inside and outside of Pope John. Bello has earned Second Honors in the classroom and is currently taking courses such as English III, Physics, History of Great Trials, US History II, and International Conflicts, Crimes and Crises. Bello is a standout baseball player for Pope John and for the 9ers baseball club. Last year, he earned first team All-State honors and played for USA Baseball 17U National Team Development Program roster. He is also a Pope John Student Ambassador, a member of Linking Lions, a member of the Pope John Players’ security crew, and a member of the Pope John Den student section. Bello is verbally committed to Auburn University to continue his academic and baseball careers.