Annual Commencement on National Mall Highlights Weeklong Activities
Keegan, Koprivnjak, Rabe Medal to Pace GW Men's Swimming
Koprivnjak, Rabe Lead Colonials Against Hoyas
Colonials Welcome Hoyas to Smith Center Pool on Saturday at 1 p.m.
Mortensen, Huffman, Koprivnjak Lead Colonials on Day 2 of Competition
2012-13: Set a career-best time of 1:43.59 in the prelims of the 200-yard freestyle at the Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 22)...Touched the wall in season-best marks of 4:44.78 in the 500 free and 16:09.70 in the 1,650 free at the A-10 Championships...Named to GW Athletics Academic Dean's List and Fall 2012 and Spring 2013 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Rolls.
2011-12: Touched the wall in a career-best 15:53.34 for a third-place finish in the 1,650-yard freestyle at Atlantic 10 Championships (Feb. 26)...Swam a season-best time of 9:55.16 in the 1,000-yard freestyle at Drexel (Nov. 5)...Member of Atlantic 10 All-Academic Team...Named to GW Department of Athletics and Recreation Academic Dean's List...Named to Fall 2011 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2010-11: At the Atlantic-10 Championship Meet: Finished fourth in the 1,650-yard freestyle...Won the consolation final of the 500-yard freestyle...Performances rank fifth all-time in rogram history in the 1,650-yard freestyle and eighth in the 500-yard freestyle...Earned A-10 Rookie of the Week honors (Oct. 18) following performances at the Catholic/American tri-meet...Won the 1,650-yard freestyle and finished second in the 500-yard freestyle against Catholic and American...Finished first in the 1,000- and 500-yard freestyle and second in the 200-ayrd freestyle events against Drexelree and 500 Free.
High School: Named Most Valuable Player for the Gig Harbor Boys swim team for four straight seasons.
Personal: Born Spencer Matthew Neff on September 16, 1991, in Sioux City, Iowa...Son of Bernadette and Timothy Neff...Has two older sisters, Rachel and Samantha...Majoring in civil engineering.
|CAREER BESTS (Through 2012-13 Season)|
|50-Yard Freestyle||23.17||Potomac Relays (10/1/2010)|
|100-Yard Freestyle||49.60||vs. Bucknell (10/24/2010)|
|200-Yard Freestyle||1:43.59||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/20/2013)|
|500-Yard Freestyle||4:35.94||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/23/2011)|
|1,000-Yard Freestyle||9:55.16||vs. Drexel (11/5/2011)|
|1,650-Yard Freestyle||15:53.34||Atlantic 10 Championships (2/22/2012)|
Men's Swimming & Diving Places Second at FIU Fall Classic
Max Forstenhaeusler won the 100-yard freestyle and anchored a victory in the 400-yard freestyle relay Saturday to help George Washington men’s swimming...
Men's Swimming & Diving Posts Relay Win at FIU Fall Classic
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Men's Swimming & Diving Poised for More History
The long-awaited celebration spilled from the pool deck and into the water after GW men’s swimming and diving claimed its first Atlantic 10...
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Swimming & Diving Starts Strong at Open Water Nationals
Moritz Fath’s third-place finish helped George Washington men’s swimming and diving land third as a team at Saturday’s season-opening...
Swimming & Diving Ready for Unique Season Opener
George Washington swimming and diving is set to open its season Saturday at College Swimming Coaches Association of America Open Water Nationals.
Hokfelt Learns from International Debut
Gustav Hokfelt tried his best to play it cool. The George Washington swimmer has competed in plenty of high-pressure meets through the years. In the lead up ...
Swimming & Diving Gets to Work
George Washington swimming and diving returned to the pool at Charles E. Smith Center on Wednesday for its first practice of the 2017-18 season.