NAAC Distance Freestyler Charlie Pitta Joins Seton Hall (2021)

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Naval Academy Aquatic Club’s Charlie Pitta has verbally committed to Seton Hall for this coming fall.

I’m proud to announce my verbal commitment to further my athletic and academic career at Seton Hall University! GO PIRATES!!

TOP TIMES (SCY)

  • 500 free – 4:45.36
  • 1000 free – 9:42.27
  • 1650 free – 16:04.97
  • 400 IM – 4:09.10

Pitta is primarily a distance freestyler. Most of his lifetime bests came in the months before the pandemic hit, though he went a lifetime best 1:47.70 in the 200 free and 50.71 in the 100 free in November 2020.

The Seton Hall men finished third out of six teams at the 2020 Big East Championships. Pitta is already at scoring speed in the mile; his lifetime best 16:04.97 would’ve been 12th at the 2020 meet and good for five points.

Pitta will overlap with rising seniors Ben LaClair (4:24.3) and Caleb Smith (4:30.5/15:48) in Seton Hall’s distance crew next fall.

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About Karl Ortegon

Karl Ortegon

Karl Ortegon studied sociology at Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT, graduating in May of 2018. He began swimming on a club team in first grade and swam four years for Wesleyan.

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