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  Michael Popp
Michael Popp

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Tampa, Fla.


11/17/2014

Navy IC Sailing Wins Coed and Women's Atlantic Coast Championship

Mids sweep both championships to close the fall season.

11/03/2014

Intercollegiate Sailing Finishes Fifth at the War Memorial

The sailing team will compete at two national championships next weekend.

10/20/2014

Navy Intercollegiate Sailing Report

Mids competed in two events last weekend.

09/29/2014

Hall wins MAISA Women's Singlehanded Championship

Hall and Ferris qualify for ICSA National Championship in November.

09/22/2014

Navy Intercollegiate Sailing Competes in Four Regattas

Navy places second at the Central Fall Qualifier.

As a Sophomore: Michael competed in 18 events, including two national championships, during his second year at Navy as a coed skipper in fleet racing and team racing events. Some of his top finishes include a 2nd place finish at the War Memorial, a 3rd place finish at the Graham Hall Team Race, and a 3rd place finish at the Prosser Trophy.

As a Freshman: Michael competed in 14 events, including a national championship, during his first year at Navy as both a coed skipper and a heavy crew. Some of his top finishes include a 1st place finish at the Riley Cup, a 1st place finish at the Hobart William Smith Intersectional, and a 3rd place finish at the College of Charleston Open.

Prior to Navy: Graduated from Jesuit High School in Tampa, Fla. in 2011. Attended the Marian Military Institute before coming to the Naval Academy. Competed on the sailing team at Jesuit and at the Davis Island Yacht Club. Also wrested at Jesuit and helped his team to district and regional titles in 2010. Son of Charles and Valerie Popp. Grandfather, Jerry Popp, is a 1962 graduate of the Naval Academy. Majoring in Oceanography.

02/21/15 at Charleston Spring Regatta All Day
02/21/15 at Quad Scrimmage All Day
02/22/15 at Charleston Spring Regatta All Day
02/22/15 at Quad Scrimmage All Day
02/28/15 at Charleston Womens Regatta All Day