The Hoyas will race three heavyweight and three lightweight 8+ boats
Rumpf comes to Georgetown after serving as an assistant coach at George Washington University for three years. In 2015, he helped guide the Colonials post final national rankings of No. 22 for the Varsity 8, No. 15 for the Second Varsity 8 and No. 16 for the Third Varsity 8. He led the Third Varsity 9 to a 5-1 duel record in 2016 finishing 11th in the country at the IRA National Championships.
Prior to GW, Rumpf coached a number of Washington, D.C. teams. With Thompson Boat Center (TBC), Rumpf guided crews to national championships and podium finishes at the Royal Canadian Henley. He also served as the freshmen coach at St. Alban's School in spring of 2012 and has assisted with the Walt Whitman High School crew teams.
In 2015, he coached the TBC Lightweight men - which included Georgetown rowers Kevin McGowan, Conor McCarrick, and Chris Graff - to third and fifth place finishes at the Royal Canadian Henley Regatta.
Rumpf graduated from the University of California at Berkeley in 2012 with a degree in political science. He rowed for Agnini, who was an assistant coach for the Bears.
A native of Arlington, Va., Rumpf graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in 2007. While rowing for The Colonials he won the Stotesbury Cup twice, earned a Scholastic National Championship and competed at Henley Royal Regatta.