Emily Pitts
Emily Pitts
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Corona, Calif.
High School: Santiago
Position: Free-SP
Major: Computer Science and Engineering

2011-12: Concentrated in the freestyle and butterfly strokes … third in the 50 fly against Colby (1/14) … fifth in the 100 fly at Wellesley (11/16) … finished 11th in the 100 free at the NEWMAC Championships.

2010-11: Swam in eight different disciplines … saw most of her action in the butterfly events … season best in the 200 fly of 2:28.12 at the MIT Invitational (12/3) … achieved her season best in the 100 fly of 1:02.50 at the NEWMAC Championships.

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in computer science and engineering … game design research at MIT-Singapore Gambit Game Lab … research about the applications of computer science and algorithms to ecology with the Signals and Systems Group in the EAPS department.

High School: A 2008 graduate of Santiago High School … twice named the swim team’s most improved swimmer … three-time scholar-athlete … two-time all-league pick … CIF Division III qualifier in the 100 breast and 100 fly … National Merit Commended … AP Scholar … Valedictorian … chemistry Olympiad regional qualifier.

Personal: Daughter of Katherine and Ken Pitts.