Four Student-Athletes to Lead Colonials Next Season
Fitch, Kopydlowski and Steagall Earn Postseason Academic Award
Bolognesi Leads GW With First Team Honors
Junior to Represent GW in Atlanta
Colonials Place Fifth at A-10 Championships
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 and 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.