Why is A$AP Rocky wearing a St. John Vianney High School varsity jacket?

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We need answers A$AP!

Photos of Harlem-born rapper A$AP Rocky wearing a St. John Vianney High School varsity jacket made waves on the Internet Tuesday. It left members of the Holmdel school's community asking one question: How did the rapper get his hands on the jacket?

The photos left Instagram users dumbfounded.

"Where on earth did u acquire an SJV varsity jacket," one Instagram user commented.

UPDATE: Whose St. John Vianney varsity jacket is A$AP Rocky wearing? We found out

"i knew this guy looked familiar, he was in my gym class back at sjv!," another Instagram user added.

Former St. John Vianney linebacker Julian Young offered the jacket off his back, saying, "yoooo if you needa football one i gotchu."

Rocky's reps did not respond to an email seeking comment.

The photos were taken Monday night outside Nobu Restaurant in West Hollywood. Rocky, 33, is walking next to girlfriend Rihanna in the photos.

The jacket is from 2003. An "03" is stitched in the center of a soccer ball on the back of the jacket.

The number six appears on the left sleeve and 'MID' (midfielder) is on the right sleeve. Two script letters appear on the left breast where the jacket's owner's name typically goes. Those letters are 'na.'

It's unclear if it's a jacket for the boys or girls team.

Rocky is a Grammy-nominated rapper and producer. His breakout single 'Problems' that features Drake, Kendrick Lamar and 2 Chainz was released in 2013.

Danny LoGiudice has covered local sports across New Jersey since 2014. Contact him at dlogiudice@gannettnj.com or @danny_logiudice on Twitter.

This article originally appeared on Asbury Park Press: A$AP Rocky wearing St. John Vianney varsity jacket: Whose is it?

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