Christmas Classic Teams

Christmas Classic Teams

The St. Pius X Christmas Classic is designed to bring together Catholic High Schools from across the country to play in a highly competitive tournament.

Since the event was started in 2000, the tournament has been host to some of the best in Catholic school basketball with teams coming from 22 different states and the District of Columbia.

St. Pius X Catholic High School is conveniently located in Chamblee, GA, along Interstate 85,
fifteen minutes from downtown Atlanta and a short drive from most major Atlanta attractions.
All games are played in St. Pius X's two full-sized game gyms.

Activities include 3 games for each team, Catholic Mass and dinner for all the teams, and a player dance.

The St. Pius X Christmas Classic has become known as one of the premier Catholic school tournaments in the country.

The St. Pius X Christmas Classic, December 28-30, 2021, includes 16 teams from 7 states . There will be eight boys teams and eight girls teams. The participating schools are identified below.

Boys:

Cardinal Newman
Columbia, SC
 Head Coach Philip Deter
Charlotte Latin 
Charlotte, NC
 Head Coach Chris Berger
Canisius Jesuit High School Crusaders
 Buffalo, NY
 Head Coach Kyle Husband
Jesuit
 New Orleans, LA
 Head Coach Chris Jennings
Charlotte Catholic High School Cougars
 Charlotte, NC
 Head Coach Michael King
Christian Brothers
 Memphis, TN
Head Coach Bubba Lockett
St. Joseph's Catholic
 Greenville, SC
 Head Coach Paul Assinessi
St. Pius X Catholic High School Golden Lions
 Past Champion (2018, 2017, 2015, 2013, 2005) & Runner-Up (2016, 2011, 2002)
 Atlanta, GA
 Head Coach Aaron Parr

 

Girls:

 

Archbishop Chapelle
 Metairie, LA
 Head Coach Michael Krajcer
Athens Academy
 Athens, GA
 Head Coach Brian Olson
Charlotte Catholic High School Cougars
 Charlotte, NC
 Head Coach Robert Conrad
Mt. Vernon Presbyterian
Atlanta, GA
 Head Coach Rita Williams
Charlotte Latin
Charlotte, NC
 Head Coach Eric Smith
Our Lady of Mercy
 Tyrone, GA
 Head Coach Deja Barthell
St. Joseph's Catholic
Greenville, SC
 Head Coach Natalie Satterfield
St. Pius X Catholic High School Golden Lions
Past Champion (2013, 2007, 2005, 2004, 2003)
 & Runner-Up (2018, 2017, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2002, 2001, 2000)
 Atlanta, GA
 Head Coach Kyle Snipes