Colonials Set Three School Records on Day Four
Colonials Compete in Early Relays
Colonials Maintain Fifth Place After Day Two
Colonials Look to Make Splash at 2015 Atlantic 10 Championships
Junior Goran Koprivnjak Part of Both School Record-Setting Events
2014-15: Posted career-fastest time of 1:50.51 in the 200-yd backstroke, good for ninth on GW’s all-time list, and 51.45 in the 100-yd butterfly at the 2015 Atlantic 10 Championship (Feb. 20-21)…Touched the wall in career-best time of 1:50.32 in the 200-yd freestyle against Howard (Jan. 23).
2013-14: Swam a career-best time of 50.87 seconds, good for ninth on GW's all-time list, in the prelims of the 100-yard backstroke and finished fourth in the B Final and 12th overall at the 2014 Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 19)...Recorded a career-fastest time in the prelims of the 200 back in 1:53.86 at the A-10 Championships...Swam a season-best time of 1:53.34 in the 200-yard individual medley prelims at the league meet...Split time of 24.89 seconds in the 50 back was a career-best, set at the Patriot Invitational (Nov. 21)...Also swam a season-best time of 4:14.40 in the 400 IM at the Patriot Invite.
2012-13: Set career-best marks in the 200-yard IM (1:52.52) and 400 IM (4:07.46) at the Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 20)...His 200 IM time is good for fifth on GW's all-time list while his 400 IM mark is good ranks 10th...Swam a season-best time of 2:09.41 in the 200-yard breaststroke at the A-10 Championships (Feb. 20)...Helped GW defeat District rival Georgetown with a season-best time of 22.58 seconds in the 50-yard freestyle...Named to GW Athletics Academic Dean's List.
2011-12: Posted two season-best times at the Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 22) in his rookie season with the Colonials...Swam a season-best 2:09.36 in the 200-yard breaststroke and a 1:54.83 in the 200-yard individual medley...Swam a career-best 26.20 seconds in the 50-yard backstroke at the Rhode Island Invitational (Jan. 13)...Touched the wall in 52.86 seconds for a career-best time in the 100-yard backstroke at the Patriot Invitational (Nov. 17)...Against Towson (Nov. 12), swam a 2:00.48 in the 200-yard butterfly.
High School: Won UK School Games 2010 Scottish Boys 400-meter IM Long Course Championship...Was the 2009 200-meter breaststroke Long Course Champion..Holds 200-meter IM short and long course records, set in 2009...Captained his swim team...Also swam for Dundee City Aquatics.
Personal: Born Joseph Lester Robert Lipworth on August 30, 1993...Son of Catherine Jackson and Brian Lipworth...Has two older brothers, Josh and Sam...Majoring in biology.
|50-Yard Freestyle||22.58||vs. Georgetown (1/19/2013)|
|200-Yard Freestyle||1:50.32||vs. Howard (1/23/15)|
|50-Yard Backstroke||24.89||Patriot Invitational (11/21/2013)|
|100-Yard Backstroke||50.87||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/19/2014)|
|200-Yard Backstroke||1:50.51||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/21/2015)|
|100-Yard Breaststroke||1:02.96||vs. Old Dominion (12/01/2012)|
|200-Yard Breaststroke||2:09.36||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/22/2012)|
|100-Yard Butterfly||51.45||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/20/2015)|
|200-Yard Butterfly||2:00.48||vs. Towson (11/12/2011)|
|200-Yard Individual Medley||1:52.52||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/20/2013)|
|400-Yard Individual Medley||4:07.46||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/20/2013)|
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