The George Washington University: Men's Swimming

Joe Lipworth
Joe Lipworth


Dundee, Scotland

High School:
Strathallan School



Pre-arts and sciences


GW Men's Swimming Erases Two Records at A-10 Championships

Junior Goran Koprivnjak Part of Both School Record-Setting Events


GW Men's Swimming Downed by George Mason, 188-95

Huffman, Koprivnjak Pace Colonials Against Patriots


GW Men's Swimming Takes Second at Rhode Island Invitational

Mortensen, Huffman, Koprivnjak Lead Colonials on Day 2 of Competition


GW Men's Swimming Wraps Day 1 of Rhode Island Invitational

Colonials Return to Action Against A-10 Foes


Towson Tops GW Men's Swimming, 199-63

Colonials Led by Koprivnjak on Afternoon


GW Men's Swimming vs. Bucknell

GW Men's Swimming vs. Bucknell (10.19.2013) Photo by: Molly Riley


GW Swimming vs. George Mason (1.26.2013)

Senior Day (1.26.2013)


GW Men's & Women's Swimming vs. Drexel

GW vs. Drexel (11.03.2012) Photos by: James Lang

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...Intends to major in geography.

CAREER BESTS (Through 2012-13 Season)
50-Yard Freestyle 22.58 vs. Georgetown (1/19/2013)
50-Yard Backstroke 25.57 Patriot Invitational (11/15/2012)
100-Yard Backstroke 52.86 Patriot Invitational (11/17/2011)
200-Yard Backstroke 1:59.06 vs. Bucknell (10/22/2011)
100-Yard Breaststroke 1:02.96 vs. Old Dominion (12/01/2012)
200-Yard Breaststroke 2:09.36 Atlantic 10 Championships (2/22/2012)
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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