Athletic Department

Athletic Department: Joe Popp

Joe Popp

Year Inducted: 2008
Category: Football


- Half back and safety in Football 1948-1951
- Scored 206 career points in basketball 1949-1952 and also played baseball
- Head Football Coach, Jonesville, NC (now Starmount HS) 1953-1955 Career record there of 35 wins and 4 losses
- Head Football Coach, West Forsyth HS 1956-1957
- Head Football Coach, Mooresville HS 1958-1961 winning NC 3A Championship in 1961
- Assistant Football Coach, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 1962
- Assistant Football Coach, George Washington Universary 1963-1964
- Defensive Coordinator and Defensive Backs Coach at Wake Forest University 1965-1968
- Assistant Football Coach, Georgia Tech University 1969-1972
- Defensive Assistant Chicago Fire/Wind of the World Football League 1974-1975
- Special Assistant to the Head Coach and Defensive Coach of the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League 1989-1991
- Ranked one of the top 50 all time athletes in the history of Cambria County, Pennsylvania, his home area

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January 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85

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January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

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January 6

Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101

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January 10

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71

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January 12

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89

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January 13

Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68

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January 18

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 87-92

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January 20

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1) 

Swimming Men @ Lenoir-Rhyne 86-173

Swimming Women @ Lenoir-Rhyne 151-107

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 65-47

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 61-90

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January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2) 

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January 24

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.

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January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

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January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

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January 31

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

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