George Kalletta
George Kalletta
Height: 5-10
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Manorville, N.Y.
High School: Eastport South Manor
Events: Free/Fly/IM
Major: Criminology

As A Sophomore (2019-20)

  • Won three medals and broke two existing program records at the 2020 Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championships (2/22)
  • Swam a program record 1:47.31 in the 200-butterfly, finishing third to earn a bronze medal at the A-10 Championships
  • Earned a gold medal in the 400-IM (3:49.04), handily shattering the program record of 3:53.54 at the A-10 Championships
  • Broke the old program record in the 200-IM, finishing second to teammate Tjaard Krusch with a time of 1:46.74 to earn a silver medal at the A-10 Championships
  • Picked up the win in the 500-freestyle (4:52.85), second in the 200-IM (1:57.63) and led the fourth-place 200-medley relay team (1:43.43) in a victory at Niagara (1/31)
  • A member of the winning 200-medley relay (1:34.84), took second in the 200-butterfly (1:55.54), third in the 400-IM (4:15.77), and fifth in the 200-backstroke (2:01.85) in a win over Binghamton (1/20)

As A Freshman (2018-19)

  • Placed 10th in the 400-IM (3:56.42) at the 2019 Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championships (2/23)
  • Won the 1000-freestyle (9:59.77) and finished in second in the 500-freestyle (4:55.47) vs. Niagara (2/2)
  • Took second-place in the 1000-freestyle (9:58.92) at Binghamton (1/26).
  • Placed fourth in the 400-IM (4:18.44) and the 500-freestyle (4:54.84) against Cornell (1/21).
  • Placed fourth in the 400-IM (4:06.63), fifth in the 200-backstroke (1:53.14) and was a member of the fifth-place 800-freestyle relay (7:02.40) at the Zippy Invite (12/1).
  • Earned second-place in the 200-IM (1:57.06) and was a member of the second-place 200-medley relay team (1:57.93) against Canisius (11/10).
  • Finished fourth in 500-freestyle (4:53.29) at Justin Jennings Memorial Invite (10/5).

High School/Club
Had two top-12 finishes at the New York State Meet.

Personal
Son of Rita and William Kalletta ... Criminology major ... has two siblings, Claire and Sean.

2019-20 Top Marks

500 Freestyle SCY 4:52.85 St. Bonaventure at Niagara 1-3 1/31/2020
50 Backstroke SCY 25.39 St. Bonaventure at Niagara 1-3 1/31/2020
200 Butterfly SCY 1:47.31 2020 A-10 Champs 2/22/2020
200 Individual Medley SCY 1:46.74 2020 A-10 Champs 2/20/2020
400 Individual Medley SCY 3:49.04 2020 A-10 Champs 2/21/2020

2018-19 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 22.37 Niagara @ SBU 2/2/2019
100 Freestyle SCY 50.25 2nd Annual Justin Jennings Inv 10/6/2018
200 Freestyle SCY 1:43.92 2018 Zippy Invitational 12/1/2018
500 Freestyle SCY 4:36.38 2019 A-10 2/21/2019
1000 Freestyle SCY 9:58.92 Binghamton vs St. Bonaventure 1/26/2019
1650 Freestyle SCY 15:54.30 2019 A-10 2/23/2019
100 Backstroke SCY 55.26 2nd Annual Justin Jennings Inv 10/6/2018
200 Backstroke SCY 1:53.14 2018 Zippy Invitational 12/2/2018
100 Breaststroke SCY 1:03.87 2nd Annual Justin Jennings Inv 10/6/2018
100 Butterfly SCY 52.79 Binghamton vs St. Bonaventure 1/26/2019
200 Butterfly SCY 2:03.09 2nd Annual Justin Jennings Inv 10/6/2018
200 Individual Medley SCY 1:54.28 2018 Zippy Invitational 11/30/2018
400 Individual Medley SCY 3:56.42 2019 A-10 2/22/2019