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 2

Basketball (M) @ Southern Wesleyan 92-71

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January 3

Basketball (W) @ Chowan 48-37

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January 5

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 77-90

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 81-64

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January 9

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 70-54

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 106-72

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January 11

Swimming Women @ Queens 40-165

Swimming Men at Queens 37-166

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January 12

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 59-72

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 96-83

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January 16

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 74-71

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 86-87

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January 18

Swimming Men @ Wingate w/LR

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January 19

Swimming WOMEN vs. WINGATE/LR

Basketball (W) @ Anderson 60-100

Basketball (M) @ Anderson 80-82

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January 23

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 82-74

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 65-73

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January 25

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Inv. (Day 1)

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January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Inv. (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusculum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

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January 30

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

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

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