William I. Koch International Sea Scout Cup

William I. Koch International Sea Scout Cup

Congratulations!
Congratulations to the winners of the prestigious Koch Cup and Kiwi Trophy. On July 12, 2018, the Ninth Biennial William I. Koch International Sea Scout Cup at Sea Star Base Galveston concluded with a world-class banquet where victors were honored and friendships, new and old, were celebrated in Koch Cup fashion.
First Place Koch Cup Winners
Team USA 10
Skipper Max Katz-Christy
Cambridge, Massachusetts (United States)
Crewman Thomas Craciun
Cambridge, Massachusetts (United States)
First Place Kiwi Trophy Winners
Team USA 08
Skipper Robert Gustke
Bridgeport, New York (United States)
Crewman Andrew York
Baldwinsville, New York (United States)
Second Place Koch Cup Winners
Team FIN 01
Skipper Filipe Blomquist
Turku (Finland)
Crewman Oscar Norström
Turku (Finland)
Second Place Kiwi Trophy Winners
Team HKG 01
Skipper Yan Ming Lau
Yuen Long (Hong Kong)
Crewman Ka Wai Ng
Yuen Long (Hong Kong)
Third Place Koch Cup Winners
Team USA 19
Skipper Andrew Vandling
Heath, Texas (United States)
Crewman Isaac Barkley
Heath, Texas (United States)
Third Place Kiwi Trophy Winners
Team SAF 01
Skipper Devan Garland
Randburg, Gauteng (South Africa)
Crewman Ché-vonne Maré
Roodepoort, Gauteng (South Africa)
Koch Fleet Sportsmanship Trophy Winners
Team AUS 01
Skipper Eamon Gray
Gowrie, Canberra (Australia)
Crewman Orla Gray
Gowrie, Canberra (Australia)
Kiwi Fleet Sportsmanship Trophy Winners
Team USA 05
Skipper Tess De Wilde Kohler
Royal Oak, Michigan (United States)
Crewman Nicolette Loeding
Lexington, Michigan (United States)