John Pietrucha
John Pietrucha
Height: 6-0
Year: Senior
Hometown: Denville, N.J.
High School: Seton Hall Prep
Position: Free/Back
Major: Finance

As A Senior (2018-19)

  • Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll honoree
  • Part of the sixth-place 800-freestyle relay team and finished in 12th place in the 200-backstroke (1:49.41) at the 2019 Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championships (2/23)
  • Placed second in the 100-backstroke (52.60) and third in the 500-freestyle (4:59.78) vs. Niagara (2/2)
  • Took second-place in the 200-backstroke (1:57.02) and was a member of the third-place 400-freestyle relay (3:12.68) team at Binghamton (1/26).
  • was a member of the second-place 200-freestyle relay (1:28.57) and third-place 400-medley relay (3:30.64) teams and placed fourth in the 200- freestyle (1:46.47) against Cornell (1/21).
  • Took fourth in the 200-backstroke (1:52.17) and was a member of the fourth-place 800-freestyle relay (7:02.06), sixth-place 200-medley relay (1:33.91) and sixth-place 400-freestyle relay (3:07.71) teams at the Zippy Invite (12/1).
  • Placed third in the 100-backstroke (53.54), grabbed fourth-place in the 200-freestyle (1:46.57) against Canisius (11/10).
  • Won the 200-freestyle (1:45.44) at Justin Jennings Memorial Invite (10/5).

 

As A Junior (2017-18)

  • Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll honoree.
  • Made the consolation final of the 200-freestyle and 200-backstroke at the 2018 Atlantic 10 Championships (2/17).
  • Won the 100-backstroke with a time of 52.39 at Niagara (1/27).
  • Finished in second-place in the 200-backstroke (1:56.64) against Binghamton (1/14).
  • Grabbed eighth place in the 200-backstroke (1:55.67) and swam a 1:45.33 in the 200-freestyle at the Zippy Invite (12/3).
  • Placed third in the 200-freestyle with a time of 1:46.35 against Canisius (11/11).
  • Finished sixth in the 200-freestyle with a time of 1:44.85 at the Atlantic 10 Classic (10/29).
  • Earned sixth-place in the 200-freestyle (1:47.50) and eighth in the 1650-freestyle (17:39.25) at the Justin Jennings Memorial Invite (10/7).

As A Sophomore (2016-17)

  • Swam in the 100-backstroke and the 200-freestyle events while earning an 11th-place finish in the 200-backstroke at 1:50.17 in the Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championships.
  • Finished second in 200-backstroke at Binghamton (1/14) with time of 1:57.58.
  • Finished 12th out of 24 in the 200-backstroke (1:54.21), member of the 12th-place 800-freestyle relay team (7:08.32), part of the 12th-place 400-medley relay team (3:34.83) at the Akron Invite (12/2-4).
  • Placed second in the 200-backstroke (1:58.06) against Canisius (11/13) ... finished fifth in the 200-backstroke (1:57.16) at the A-10 Quad Meet (10/30). 

As A Freshman (2015-16)

  • Competed on the 400-yard medley relay team that took fifth against Cleveland State (10/21) with a time of 3:41.23.  

High School
Went 11-2 his senior year at Seton Hall Prep ... a member of the record setting 400 free relay his senior year, as well as receiving all-conference honorable mention ... was an active member of the Randolph YMCA Swim team, where he broke records in the 200 and 500 freestyle in 2014-2015 season.

Personal
Son of Ellen and Matthew Pietrucha ... Finance major ... has two siblings, Michael and Margaret.

2018-19 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 21.91 2018 Zippy Invitational 11/30/2018
100 Freestyle SCY 47.44 2018 Zippy Invitational 12/2/2018
200 Freestyle SCY 1:41.51 2019 A-10 2/22/2019
500 Freestyle SCY 4:47.22 2018 Zippy Invitational 11/30/2018
1650 Freestyle SCY 17:37.19 2nd Annual Justin Jennings Inv 10/6/2018
100 Backstroke SCY 50.85 2019 A-10 2/22/2019
200 Backstroke SCY 1:48.62 2019 A-10 2/23/2019
200 Individual Medley SCY 1:55.23 2018 Zippy Invitational 11/30/2018

2017-18 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 23.10 Justin Jennings Memorial Invit 10/6/2017
200 Freestyle SCY 1:39.97 2018 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/16/2018
500 Freestyle SCY 4:48.54 2017 Zippy Invitational 12/1/2017
1000 Freestyle SCY 9:59.02 Cornell vs St Bonaventure 2018 1/19/2018
1650 Freestyle SCY 17:39.25 Justin Jennings Memorial Invit 10/7/2017
100 Backstroke SCY 50.35 2018 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/16/2018
200 Backstroke SCY 1:48.55 2018 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/17/2018

2016-17 Top Marks

200 Freestyle SCY 1:42.23 2017 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/17/2017
100 Backstroke SCY 51.27 2017 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/17/2017
200 Backstroke SCY 1:50.17 2017 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/18/2017
200 Individual Medley SCY 2:00.37 2016 Zippy Invitational 12/2/2016

2015-16 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 23.34 A-10 Quad Meet 2015 10/31/2015
100 Freestyle SCY 50.26 Colgate University vs St Bonav 10/17/2015
200 Freestyle SCY 1:44.03 2016 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/19/2016
500 Freestyle SCY 4:58.75 2015 Zippy Invitational 12/4/2015
100 Backstroke SCY 52.41 2016 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/19/2016
200 Backstroke SCY 1:53.83 2016 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/20/2016