Georgia Tech swimming will have a number of individuals compete at two events this weekend
Georgia Tech men's swimming has four A finalists in conference finale
Senior Moises Loschi secures 100 breast A finals appearance, finishing fifth overall
Georgia Tech men’s swimming will compete at the 2018 ACC Championships this week in Greensboro, N.C.
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)|
|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)|