Colonial of the Week Presented by Capgemini: Gustav Hokfelt
Senior earned Most Outstanding Performer honors to help men's swimming and diving claim repeat A-10 title
Name: Gustav Hokfelt
Sport: Men's Swimming & Diving
Hometown: Stockholm, Sweden
Hokfelt was named Most Outstanding Performer at the Atlantic 10 Championships after winning seven total gold medals to help GW men's swimming and diving capture its second consecutive conference title. The senior from Sweden won individual gold in the 50-yard freestyle (20.12 seconds), 100-yard backstroke (46.24) and 200-yard backstroke (1:41.97), setting program records in all three events. Both of his backstroke times broke his own conference records set last year.
For the second straight year, Hokfelt also had a hand in four relay victories. He helped GW set A-10 records in the 200-yard medley and 400-yard medley relays and broke a program record with his blazing 100-yard freestyle split (44.20) to begin the meet-closing 400-yard freestyle relay on Saturday. He was also part of the 200-yard freestyle relay that claimed gold.
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