John Pappo
John Pappo
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Melrose, Mass.
High School: Belmont Hill
Major: Quantitative Economics
Dream Job: Marathoner
Favorite Place on Campus: Dewick
Favorite Professional Athlete: Lebron
Favorite Pregame Meal: Peanut butte sandwich

2018 (Freshman): Pappo posted a 28:43.6 mark in his collegiate debut at the Pineland XC Shootout...the freshman then competed at the Purple Valley Classic where the Jumbos placed seventh...at the All-New England Championship, he was the fifth Jumbo to finish with a time of 27:44.24...Pappo also ran in the Connecticut College Invitational in which Tufts finished fourth overall.

Before Tufts: Was on the cross country and track teams at Belmont Hill School...holds the school record for the 3K (9:01). 

Personal: Son of Carl and Amy...has one sibling, Jake (16)...father was on the basketball team at Babson.