Gianni Pitto, Liberty

Gianni Pitto, Liberty

Charlotte, N.C. (TheCCSA.com) – Liberty freshman Gianni Pitto (Lodi, Calif.) has been named the CCSA Women’s Swimmer of the Week for the second time this season for meets contested Jan. 14-20, the CCSA announced Tuesday. 

Pitto continued her dominant freshman season with three individual wins and a relay victory in Liberty’s 136-129 victory at conference foe UNC Asheville. She claimed titles in the 100 breaststroke (1:04.81) and 200 breaststroke (2:20.32), and then edged out a win in the 200 IM by 1.15 seconds (2:08.60). Pitto also swam a leg of 29.79 in her team’s 200 medley relay, which won with a time of 1:46.21. She now has won a team-best 18 individual events this season, with titles in the 100 breaststroke and 200 breaststroke in every dual meet she has swam.