Bitter was the head coach of the Santa Clara Swim Club until September, when he was terminated on the belief that he had embezzled more than $600,000 from the club.
John Bitter, the former head coach of the Santa Clara Swim Club, has been charged with 4 felonies in California.
Santa Clara police are investigating allegations of embezzlement leveled at former Santa Clara Swim Club head coach John Bitter, The Mercury News reports.
Bitter was terminated after irregularities were found in the team’s finances.
Catherine Ladd has verbally committed to the University of California, Berkeley, and will look to contribute immediately to the Golden Bears.