Joonas Koski
Joonas  Koski
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Johns Creek, Ga.

High School:
Northview

Height:
6-2

Event:
IM, Back, Free

Club Team:
Dynamo Swim Club


02/24/2018

Pumputis Earns ACC Honors on Final Day of ACC Championships

Georgia Tech men's swimming has four A finalists in conference finale

02/23/2018

Loschi Leads Seven Finalists on Day Three of ACCs

Senior Moises Loschi secures 100 breast A finals appearance, finishing fifth overall

02/20/2018

Men’s Swimming Set for ACC Championships

Georgia Tech men’s swimming will compete at the 2018 ACC Championships this week in Greensboro, N.C.

01/27/2018

Jackets Sweep Eagles on Senior Day

Georgia Tech swimming and diving swept the Emory Eagles in dual meet action on Saturday at the McAuley Aquatic Center

01/20/2018

Men Win, Women Fall at South Carolina on Saturday

Georgia Tech swimming and diving will be back in action next Saturday at 11 a.m. versus Emory on Senior Day

2016-17 CSCAA Scholar All-American Honorable Mention


2016-17 (Freshman): Closed out his freshman season with three season-best marks in the 200 back (1:48.10), 200 IM (1:50.81) and 400 IM (3:53.41) at the Bulldog Last Chance Meet … Posted the fifth-fastest time on the year for Tech in the 400 IM (3:53.41) … Recorded the seventh-fastest time on the season for the Yellow Jackets in the 100 back (53.58), 200 back (1:48.10) and the 200 IM (1:50.81) … Also turned in the ninth-fastest mark of the season for Tech in the 500 free (4:38.01) … Posted 18 top-10 finishes on the season, including a fourth-place finish in the 400 IM versus Cincinnati and FAU (4:07.74) and against Alabama (4:06.30) … Turned in a total of seven sixth-place finishes throughout the year ... Recognized as a 2016-17 CSCAA scholar all-American honorable mention.

Before Tech: Lettered for four years at Northview High School in Johns Creek, Georgia under coach Colin Maloney … Ranked as high as 13th overall in the state of Georgia … Set and holds the high school team records in the 200 IM, 4x100 free relay and the 4x50 free relay events … Was a four-year member of the Super Honor Roll.

Personal: Full name is Joonas Anthony Koski … Born April 15, 1998 in Morristown, N.J. … Has also lived in Stevens Point, Wis., Westin, Fla. and Johns Creek, Ga. … Son of Matti and Sanna Koski … Has three siblings – Tomas, Matias and Jannika … Enjoys wakeboarding, kayaking, longboarding and snowboarding … Began swimming at the age of six … Chose to attend Tech because of its academic and athletic success, close to home and felt comfortable with the team … Plans to major in biology.




Koski's Career Top Times (through 11/30/17)
EVENT TIME MEET
200 Free 1:46.80 vs. Boston College & Pittsburgh (10/8/16)
500 Free 4:23.36 2017 Georgia Tech Invitational
1000 Free 9:26.09 at Georgia (11/8/17)
1650 Free 15:29.51 2017 Georgia Tech Invitational
50 Back 25.47 (s) vs. Florida State & SCAD (1/28/17)
100 Back 53.58 (s) vs. Notre Dame (10/21-22/16)
200 Back 1:47.23 2017 Georgia Tech Invitational
200 IM 1:50.81 Bulldog Last Chance Meet (2/26/17)
400 IM 3:52.27 2017 Georgia Tech Invitational
* relay split (s)