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


02/28/2018

Jackets Return to the Pool for Competition this Week

Georgia Tech swimming will have a number of individuals compete at two events this weekend

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

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 4/1/18)
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 15:17.82 2018 ACC Championships
50 Back 25.47 (s) vs. Florida State & SCAD (1/28/17)
100 Back 52.40 vs. Emory (1/27/18)
200 Back 1:47.23 2017 Georgia Tech Invitational
200 IM 1:50.81 Bulldog Last Chance Meet (2/26/17)
400 IM 3:49.69 2018 ACC Championships
* relay split (s)