Junior wins 50m backstroke at Swim Open Stockholm
Bolognesi, Fitch earn All-Academic honors
27 Achieve 4.0 GPA; Dean's List and A-10 Honor Roll Student-Athletes Honored
Colonials claim first-ever A-10 crown on Saturday
Colonials win five races on Friday
2016-17: Atlantic 10 First Team All-Conference member...Helped the Colonials win their first-ever Atlantic 10 Conference title...Anchored gold medal 400-yard freestyle relay team with a school record time of 2:58.72...Swam opening leg of the gold medal 200 medley relay to help set a GW and A-10 record of 1:27.53...Opened gold medal 200 free relay to help set a new program record in 1:20.19 while setting a new GW record with a 50 free time of 20.32...Swam opening leg of the gold medal 400 medley relay to help set a new school record in 3:13.63...Set GW and A-10 record with his gold medal and NCAA 'B' cut time of 46.94 in the 100 backstroke...Won gold in the 200 back with his A-10 and GW record time of 1:43.70 - an NCAA 'B' cut performance..Took sixth in the 50 free in 20.62...2017 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar...
2015-16: 2016 A-10 All-Conference Second Team member...Finished the year ranked No. 81 in the nation in the 100-yard backstroke with his GW record an NCAA `B' Cut time of 48.26 in the preliminaries of the 2016 Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 21)...Posted four other GW record-breaking times at the A-10 Championships in the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:21.31) for fifth place, 400-yard freestyle relay (3:00.60) for fourth, 200-yard medley relay (1:29.81) for bronze, and 400-yard medley relay (3:16.36) for silver...Placed fifth in the 50 free (20.62) and sixth in both the 100 backstroke (48.80) and 200 backstroke (1:47.09) at the A-10 Championships...Swam career-best times in the 50-yard breaststroke (27.55), 100-yard butterfly (54.36), and 100-yard individual medley (57.07) at the Magnus Cup Invitational (Nov. 22)... Named to the GW Athletics Academic Dean's List.
2014-15: Swam first leg of GW record-setting 400-yd medley relay, helping post a time of 3:18.86 at the 2015 Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 21)...Swam second leg of GW record-setting 400-yd freestyle relay, posting a time of 3:01.09 at the 2015 Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 22)...Posted strong freshman campaign, notching season-best times in the 50-yd freestyle (21.03), 100-yd backstroke (49.24) and 200-yd back (1:47.63) at the 2015 Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 19-21), good for ninth, second and third on GW's all-time list, respectively...Swam career-bests in the 100- and 200-yd free -- 47.36 and 1:44.85, respectively - at the Patriot Invitational (Nov. 21-22)... Touched the wall in personal fastest times in the 100-yd butterfly (54.77) and 200-yd IM (2:02.17) against Howard (Jan. 23).
High School: Finished third in the 100 and 200 backstrokes at the Swedish Junior Championships...Took home fifth in the 100 and 200 back at the Swedish Swimming Championships...Helped squad become No. 1 club team in Sweden.
Personal: Born Gustav Goran Viking Hokfelt on Aug. 30, 1994 in Stockholm, Sweden...Son of Ulrika and Patrik Hokfelt...Has one sister, Hedda...Intended major is undecided.
|50-Yard Freestyle||20.32||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/26/2017)|
|100-Yard Freestyle||46.94||at Old Dominion (1/21/2017)|
|200-Yard Freestyle||1:44.85||at Patriot Invitational (11/21/2014)|
|50-Yard Breaststroke||27.55||Magnus Cup Invitational (11/20/2015)|
|50-Yard Backstroke||21.91||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/15/2017)|
|100-Yard Backstroke||46.94||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/17/2017)|
|200-Yard Backstroke||1:42.70||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/18/2017)|
|100-Yard Butterfly||54.36||Magnus Cup Invitational (11/21/2015)|
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