Year Junior
Hometown Linz, Austria
High School BORG Honauerstrasse
Birthdate December 21, 2011


2013-14: Posted a win in the 200 free over Cornell with a time of 1:42.59...

2012-13: Enjoyed an extremely strong 2013 Ivy League Championships, earning Second-Team All-Ivy League honors in the 800 freestyle relay and the 500 and 200 freestyle events, as well as placing 3rd in the 400 freestyle relay and 9th in the 1650 freestyle. Koll was also the Lions' highest-scoring swimmer, collecting 76 individual points.

2011-12: Provided key Olympic-level experience to the Ivy League squad in his first year at Columbia, earning Second-Team All-Ivy League honors in the 400 freestyle relay and placing 3rd in the 500 freestyle and 800 free relay, 5th in the 200 freestyle, 6th in the 100 freestyle

At BORG: Placed 26th in the 200 freestyle at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Greece as a junior...placed 26th in the 200 freestyle at the 2005 World Championships in Montreal, Canada as a senior...won 41 Austrian national titles...holds 5 Austrian national records includings: Long Course-100 freestyle)50.02), 200 freestyle(1:47.72) and a member of the record breaking 800 freestyle relay...Short Course-200 freestyle(1:43.90) and 400 freestyle(3:39.82)...member of Austria National Team since 2003

Personal:Son of Monika Koll and Erich Wesentslinter...plans to major in Film Studies...2011 recipient of the William W. Strong Scholarship

Personal Best

50 Free SCY 21.12 vs. Dartmouth 2/9/2012 Sophomore
100 Free SCY 44.47 2012 Ivy League Championships 3/1/2012 First-year
200 Free SCY 1:36.12 2013 Ivy League Championships 3/8/2013 Sophomore
500 Free SCY 4:20.62 2013 Ivy League Championships 3/7/2013 Sophomore
1650 Free SCY 15:22.93 2013 Ivy League Championships 3/9/2013 Sophomore
200 Back SCY 1:54.80 vs. Army 11/7/2012 Sophomore
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