Pete Popoff
  • Pete had an amazing impact on St. Paul High school and the St. Paul community for more than 30 years.  When he was a Teacher and a Coach he was known for his dedication, positive attitude, sense of humor, and his ability to motivate young people to do their absolute best no matter what the circumstances.  As Athletic Director, he championed the fair treatment of 1A sports at the state level.  Pete also served as Football Coach, Baseball Coach, Softball Coach, and taught Physical Education and Social Studies classes.

     

    ST. PAUL HIGH SCHOOL

    1981-1982, 1983-1994, 2007-2014

    Teacher, Athletic Director, Football Coach and Basketball Coach

     

    HEAD FOOTBALL COACH

    State Champions 1984, 1991 and 1992

    117 Wins – 18 Losses, 10 League Titles and 11 State Playoff appearances

    Oregon High School Football Coach of the Year three times

     

    HEAD BASKETBALL COACH

    State Playoffs 1982, 1984, 1986, and 1988

    105 Wins – 32 Losses, 2 League Titles

    Hall of Fame – Oregon Athletic Directors Association

    State of Oregon Athletic Director of the Year 1984 and 2000

     

    Inducted October 21, 2016