Moritz Fath, Emils Pone, Clarke Indek, Hannah Kopydlowski and Caroline Racke were honored Monday
Colonials follow up A-10 title with second-place finish at national postseason meet
Colonials claimed gold in the 800 free relay
Colonials picked up bronze Thursday in 200 free relay
Colonials celebrated their second straight conference crown Saturday
2016-17: Helped the Colonials win their first-ever Atlantic 10 Conference title...A-10 First Team All-Conference...Swam the third leg of the gold medal 200-yard medley relay, setting an A-10 and GW record in 1:27.53 at the A-10 Championships...Finished fifth in the 100 backstroke in a personal-best time of 49.20, competing in his first career Championship final...Placed 13th in the 200 IM (1:50.97) after posting a career-best time of 1:50.68 in prelims...Took 15th in the 100 butterfly (50.29) after touching the wall in a personal-best 50.03 in prelims.
High School: Member of National Junior Team...Qualifier for European Junior Championships 2014...Medalist at Baltic States Championships...Latvian Junior Champion...Latvian Champion...Latvian record holder in 4x50 freestyle relay and 4x100 medley relay...506th-ranked recruit by CollegeSwimming.com...Member of BJSS Ridzene-ZIEP club team.
Personal: Emils Pone...Born March 14, 1997, in Jurmala, Latvia...Son of Leticija and Kaspars Pone...Has an older brother, Kristofers, and a younger brother, Patriks Francis...Intends to major in mathematics at GW.
|50-Yard Freestyle||22.13||Magnus Cup Invitational (11/18/2016)|
|100-Yard Freestyle||47.23||Magnus Cup Invitational (11/20/2016)|
|5,000-Meter Freestyle||1:04:19.67||CSCAA Open Water Nationals (9/16/2017)|
|50-Yard Backstroke||22.48||CSCAA Invitational Championship (3/8/2018)|
|100-Yard Backstroke||48.55||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/14/2018)|
|200-Yard Backstroke||1:45.99||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/14/2018)|
|50-Yard Breaststroke||28.42||Magnus Cup Invitational (11/17/2017)|
|100-Yard Butterfly||50.03||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/17/2017)|
|200-Yard Butterfly||1:55.20||vs. Old Dominion (1/20/2018)|
|100-Yard Individual Medley||50.05||CSCAA Invitational Championship (3/8/2018)|
|200-Yard Individual Medley||1:48.44||CSCAA Invitational Championship (3/8/2018)|
|400-Yard Individual Medley||3:52.84||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/14/2018)|
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