Josefin Eriksen
Josefin  Eriksen

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Sundbyberg, Sweden

High School:
Mälargymnasiet

Height:
5-7

Event:
Freestyle, backstroke

Experience:
1L


2015-16 Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) Representative

NEVADA
2015-16 (So.):
Returns for her sophomore season after a splendid freshman campaign … Will lead the Wolf Pack in multiple freestyle and backstroke events.

2014-15 (Fr.): Named to the All-Mountain West team in her true freshman season … Provided Nevada’s top time of the season in the 500 free with a career-best 4:47.55, placing third at the Mountain West Championships … Her top 500 free time ranked third in Nevada’s record books … Named to the Mountain West All-Academic team … On the season, competed in the 50, 200, 500 and 1,000-yard freestyle, and in the 100 and 200-yard backstroke … Posted 14 top-three finishes and four first place finishes on the season … Led Nevada to a dual win over Fresno State with victories in the 1,000-yard freestyle and 200-yard backstroke … Helped the Wolf Pack post an 8-2 dual record and place third at the MW Championships … Letter winner … Was a Swedish Junior National Champion in the 800 free relay in the 2015 summer.

PRIOR TO NEVADA
A graduate of Mälargymnasiet High School in Järfälla, Sweden … Competed in the 2011 European Junior Championships in Belgrade, Serbia.

PERSONAL
Born Josefin Eriksen … Daughter of Marika and Per Eriksen … Has one sister and one brother … Intends to major in journalism … Hobbies include reading, music and being with friends and family.
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