Coaching staff landed what they considered a prize recruit when the younger sister of Alyssa Pitt, a three-year starter at N.C. A&T as a right-side hitter signed … Can play in the middle and on the outside … Has a powerful arm and a great build to dominate at the net … Her ability to hit lots of tempo sets will make the Aggies offense more diverse … Possesses the ability to terminate balls on a consistent basis which should help the Aggies hitting percentage … Earned All-MEAC rookie honors in 2017.
2017 Season: Played in 28 matches with nine starts in 94 sets played … Totaled 223 kills (2.37 per set) with 125 errors on 665 total attacks … Completed the season with a .147 hitting percentage … Had 47 digs (0.50), 23 blocks (0.24) and 17 service aces (0.18) … Finished second on the team in points with 254.0 (2.70) and in kills … Named Co-MEAC Rookie of the Week (Oct. 2) … Posted double-figure kills nine times.
- Had a season-best 17 versus Alabama State in the ISTAP tournament
- Had 13 kills on a .231 hitting percentage in a 3-0 win over S.C. State
- Followed that performance with 15 kills and two services on a .265 hitting percentage in a close 3-2 loss at Bethune-Cookman on Oct. 13
- Posted 13 kills and two service aces in a 3-2 win at arch-rival N.C. Central on Sept. 28
- In the second match between the two rivals, she had 11 kills on a .233 hitting percentage in a 3-0 Aggies win on Oct. 27
High School: Played four years on varsity at Farmville Central … Averaged 4.92 kills per set as a senior … Played for the East Carolina Juniors Volleyball Club … Finished with more than 1,000 kills during her prep career at Farmville Central … Also played softball and basketball in high school.
Personal: Full name is Courteney Renae Pitt…Daughter of Michelle and Rumond Pitt…Father played basketball at Mount Olive, mother played basketball at Barton and sister, Alyssa, is currently an outside hitter at N.C. A&T … Has two sisters, Alyssa and Lauryn … Born Oct. 10, 1999, and is undecided on a major… Enjoys kids and singing outside of volleyball … Her favorite television show is One Tree Hill and favorite food is pizza and French fries.