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  Michael Popp
Michael  Popp

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Tampa, Fla.


03/30/2015

Navy Intercollegiate Sailing Competes in Three Regattas

Navy sailed at Old Dominion, Hampton and Roger Williams this past weekend.

03/23/2015

Intercollegiate Sailing Places Seventh at Graham Hall Team Race

Mids hosted 16-team field this past weekend in Annapolis.

03/16/2015

Intercollegiate Sailing Competes in Two Regattas

Mids place third at John Jackson Team Race.

03/09/2015

Intercollegiate Sailing Competes in Two Regattas

Mids place fifth in a pair of regattas this weekend.

03/02/2015

Intercollegiate Sailing Competes at the Charleston Women's Regatta

Mids place 11th out of 14 teams.

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.

04/11/15 at Prosser Trophy All Day
04/12/15 at Prosser Trophy All Day
04/18/15 Navy Spring Regatta All Day
04/18/15 at Owen Trophy All Day
04/19/15 at Owen Trophy All Day