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  Michael Popp
Michael  Popp

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Tampa, Fla.


03/02/2015

Intercollegiate Sailing Competes at the Charleston Women's Regatta

Mids place 11th out of 14 teams.

02/23/2015

Intercollegiate Sailing Wins Charleston Spring Regatta

Mids take first place in spring season opener.

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.

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.

03/07/15 at ODU Spring Open All Day
03/07/15 at Bob Bavier Team Race All Day
03/07/15 at George Washington Team Race All Day
03/08/15 at ODU Spring Open All Day
03/08/15 at Bob Bavier Team Race All Day