Nov. 20, 2012
ATHENS, Ga. --- Georgia's Matias Koski has been named the Southeastern Conference Male Freshman of the Week, according to an announcement Tuesday by the league office.
Koski also garnered SEC Male Freshman of the Week honors last week.
In the Bulldogs' win over Emory last Friday, the Duluth, Ga., resident had two wins and a second-place finish. He won the 1,000 freestyle in 8:59.81, the sixth-best time in school history and the second-best time in the nation this year. Koski also won the 500 freestyle with a time of 4:27.26 and he came in second on the 200 freestyle relay in 1:24.12.
Koski represented Finland in the 2012 Olympics in London.
Koski and his teammates will return to action Nov. 30-Dec. 2 in the Georgia Invitational.