|HOMETOWN||Phenix City, Ala.|
|PREVIOUS SCHOOL||Central HS|
2021 (Senior): Appeared and started in all 13 games during the fall … Capped off his final season with 53 tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss, one interception and six pass breakups … His biggest game was in the season-opening upset at Vanderbilt where he finished with 10 tackles and one interception, taking the ball 95 yards to put the game away against the Commodores … Also had back-to-back performances with six tackles against Western Carolina and Mercer, helping the Bucs lock up the program’s first-ever outright SoCon title.
2020 (Senior)*: Appeared and started in each of the six games for ETSU … Finished the season with 19 tackles (14 solo) … Capped off the year with four pass breakups, ranking second on the team … Scooped up two fumble recoveries on the season (The Citadel & VMI) … Picked up the game-winning fumble recovery against the Keydets to seal the 24-20 win on April 3 in Lexington, Va. … Wrapped up a season-high five tackles in the win against The Citadel on March 20.
*Season played in Spring 2021 due to COVID-19 pandemic
2019 Track & Field: Competed in just one event in the indoor season at the Gamecock Inaugural (Jan. 18-19)…opened his outdoor season with a first place mark in the long jump of 7.24m…a week later, set PRs in the long jump (first place, 7.54m) and the 100m dash (third place, 10.79s) at the SoCon Outdoor Championships…also scored in the 4x100m and the 4x400m relays with third and fifth place finishes…earned a spot at the East Region Preliminary Rounds (May 23-25) while finishing 22nd with a leap of 7.30m in the long jump.
2019 (Junior): Named to the Phil Steele Magazine Preseason Second Team All-SoCon … Appeared and started in 11 games for the Bucs, missing the regular season finale at Vanderbilt … Finished the campaign with a career-best 44 tackles (33 solo), while also finished with five pass breakups … Registered a season-high seven tackles against The Citadel on Nov. 2 … Posted five or more tackles in five of the 11 games played.
2018 (Sophomore): Played in 12 games, starting each game for the Blue & Gold … Finished the year with 41 tackles (32 solo), 11 pass breakups, one interception, one fumble recovery and one tackle for loss … Registered first collegiate interception at VMI (Sept. 14) and first career fumble recovery against Gardner-Webb (Oct. 6) … Collected a career-high eight tackles and three pass breakups vs. Samford (Nov. 17) … Posted three games with five or more tackles, including the season opener vs. Mars Hill (Sept. 1).
2018 (Track & Field): Competed in four indoor and four outdoor meets en route to earning Southern Conference Male Freshman of the Year both for indoor and outdoor season … Scored at both SoCon Championship meets, breaking the tape in the indoor 200m final by 0.03 seconds (21.62) for his first individual SoCon title, while placing fourth in the 60m dash (6.86) and second in the long jump (7.31m – PR) … Found even more success in the outdoor conference championship meet, once again winning the 200m with a time of 21.25 – a personal best – while placing third in the 100m, eighth in the long jump and third each in the 4x100 and 4x400 to score in five events … Has five total first place finishes, including three 200m dash victories and two long jump wins at the ETSU Tri-Star Classic and the Catamount Classic.
2017 (Freshman): Played in 10 games in his first season with the Buccaneers … Registered 13 tackles (nine solo), 1.5 tackles for loss and three pass breakups … Made collegiate debut in ETSU’s season-opening win over Limestone on Sept. 2 … Recorded a season-high four tackles and two pass breakups at No. 1 James Madison on Sept. 9 … Posted three tackles and one tackle for loss at Western Carolina on Oct. 14.
High School: Lettered in football and track & field at Central High School … Finished with 145 tackles and 16 interceptions for the Red Devils in 2016 … Totaled seven interceptions as a sophomore and junior … Three-star recruit via 247Sports … All Bi-City selection in both football and track, while also being a two-time first team all-region honoree … Won the state championship in the 100m (10.66) and 200m (21.38).
Personal: Son of Shaunda Pitt … Born July 19, 1998 … Plans to major in engineering technology with a concentration in construction technology.