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)|
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