Alumni Join in Celebrating 2014-15 Achievements
Colonials Set Three School Records on Day Four
Colonials Swimming and Diving Lands Seven in Championship Finals
12 Colonials Set Personal Records
Colonials Compete in Early Relays
GW Men's Swimming vs. Bucknell (10.19.2013) Photo by: Molly Riley
2014-15: Named team MVP...Anchored GW record-setting 400-yd medley relay, helping post a time of 3:18.86 at the 2015 Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 21)…Anchored the GW record-setting 400-yd freestyle relay team, posting a time of 3:01.09 at the 2015 Atlantic 10 Championship (Feb. 22)…Posted a career-fastest time of 3:58.60 in the 400-yd IM at the 2015 Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 20)…Swam career-best in the 100-yd breaststroke (1:00.42) against Howard (Jan. 23)...Named to GW Athletics Department Academic Dean's List.
2013-14: Had standout season first season with Colonials...Named team MVP...Member of five school record-setting performances, including two individual races and three relays at the 2014 Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 19)...Earned silver at the league meet in the 200-yard butterfly with a school-record time of 1:48.12...Took home bronze in the 200-yard individual medley with a season-best time of 1:49.65 at the A-10 Championships, ranking third on the Colonials' all-time top times list...Finished fourth in the 100 fly in 49.0 seconds, erasing a 15-year-old GW mark...Swam leadoff leg of school record-setting 800 free relay that finished fourth at the A-10 Championships in 6:35.92...Swam final legs of record-tying 200 medley relay (1:31.32) that finished fifth and 400 medley relay (3:19.45) that finished that finished fourth and surpassed a 16-year-old record...Splits in the 100 free (45.49), good for fourth on GW's all-time list, and 200 free (1:38.91), which ranks third, were season-best times...Tallied four first-place finishes and set two meet records in the 100 fly (51.38) and 200 fly (1:54.62) at the America-Catholic-Loyola quad-meet (Oct. 12)...Finished third in the 400 IM at the Patriot Invitational (Nov. 22) with a season-fastest time of 4:02.93, good for eighth on GW's all-time list...Named to GW Athletics Academic Dean's List.
Prior to GW: Transferred to GW from Iowa Central Community College...As a rookie, took home second in the 200-yard butterfly, third in the 200-yard individual medley and third in the 400 IM at the NJCAA Championships...Finished third in the 200 IM, third in the 200 fly and fifth in the 400 IM as a sophomore at the NJCAA Championships.
High School: As a junior, finished second in the 200-yard butterfly, third in the 100-yard butterfly and third in the 200-yard individual medley at the Croatian Nationals...Took home third in the 200 IM and the 200 fly as a sophomore...Also competed for OLIMP.
Personal: Born Goran Koprivnjak on May 22, 1991 in Zagreb, Croatia...Son of Biserka and Zdravko Koprivnjak...Has an older sister, Valentina...Majoring in business administration with a concentration in international business.
|50-Yard Freestyle||21.61||Patriot Invitational (11/21/2013)|
|100-Yard Freestyle||45.49||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/19/2014)|
|200-Yard Freestyle||1:38.91||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/19/2014)|
|100-Yard Breaststroke||1:00.42||vs. Howard (1/23/2015)|
|100-Yard Butterfly||49.00||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/19/2014)|
|200-Yard Butterfly||1:48.12||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/19/2014)|
|200-Yard Individual Medley||1:49.65||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/19/2014)|
|400-Yard Individual Medley||3:58.60||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/20/2015)|
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