Colonials showcase depth in victory over Old Dominion
Colonials picked up wins over American and Georgetown on Saturday
Tommi Wolst and Gustav Hokfelt notched wins Sunday
The Colonials are in second place, heading into Sunday's action
Peter Nachtwey's diving win lifted Colonials on Friday
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)|
|100-Yard Backstroke||49.20||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/17/2017)|
|200-Yard Backstroke||1:51.77||Magnus Cup Invitational (11/19/2017)|
|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||1:55.64||vs. Boston College (10/21/2017)|
|200-Yard Individual Medley||1:50.68||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/16/2017)|
|400-Yard Individual Medley||4:04.40||FIU Fall Classic (10/6/2017)|
Hokfelt, Ortiz Notch Magnus Cup Wins Saturday
Gustav Hokfelt and Jake Ortiz picked up individual wins Saturday as George Washington men’s swimming and diving continued its stay at the Magnus Cup...
Men's Swimming & Diving Sits Second at Magnus Cup
Peter Nachtwey’s win on the 3-meter diving board Friday highlighted a strong start for George Washington men’s swimming at the Magnus Cup...
Swimming & Diving Heads to Magnus Cup Invitational
George Washington swimming and diving is set for the sixth annual Magnus Cup Invitational, which begins Friday at Cleveland State’s Robert F. Busbey...
Wolst, Nachtwey Claim A-10 Weekly Honors
Tommi Wolst and Peter Nachtwey were honored by the Atlantic 10 on Tuesday for their performances in last weekend’s win over Davidson.
Colonial of the Week Presented by Capgemini: Tommi Wolst
Wolst helped George Washington men's swimming and diving stay perfect in dual meet competition, going unbeaten in Saturday's 169-124 win over Atlantic 10 foe...
Men's Swimming & Diving Sinks Davidson
Three individual wins from Tommi Wolst helped power George Washington men’s swimming and diving to a 169-124 victory over Davidson on Saturday morning ...
Swimming & Diving to Host Davidson
George Washington swimming and diving is back at Charles E. Smith Center Pool on Saturday, hosting Atlantic 10 foe Davidson at 10 a.m.
Nachtwey Honored by A-10 Again
Peter Nachtwey of George Washington men's swimming and diving has garnered Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week honors for the second time.