18 Aaron Fittery
18 Aaron Fittery
Height: 6-2
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Orange, Calif.
High School: El Modena
Position: DB
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2012: Injuries limited him to just one appearance against UMass Dartmouth (9/29) … Academic All-NEFC.

2011: Played in five games with four starts for MIT as a junior … finished the season with 23 tackles and a pair of interceptions … made 10 stops , including nine solo, at Mass. Maritime (9/17) … both interceptions came against Curry (9/24) … also recorded seven tackles against the Colonels.

2010: Saw action in the first five games of the season … Academic All-NEFC … totaled 19 tackles for the season … recorded one interception and broke up a pair of pass attempts … started the season with four stops against Becker (9/11) … season best seven tackles, all solo, against Massachusetts Maritime (9/18) … also intercepted one pass and broke up another against the Buccaneers … four more solo stops and a pass break up at Curry (9/25).

Off The Field at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering … minor in economics … research work at the MIT d’Arbeloff Robotics Lab on underwater nuclear reactor inspection robots … has published three papers and holds two patents … selected to compete in the Oceans 2012 MTS/IEEE Conference student paper competition.  

High School: A 2009 graduate of El Modena High School … first team all-league selection as a defensive back … team’s MVP and Jim Timboe (best hitter) awards … school’s scholar-athlete of the year as a senior … team’s defensive back of the year as a junior … selected by the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame for the Paul Schwegier Award as the top scholar-athlete in Orange County … also lettered in track and basketball … won the league 110 high hurdle title as a senior.