Paulo Pita




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West Virginia




Paulo Pita is from Brazil where he had the privilege of playing the pro level from seventeen to nineteen years old. Paulo went to University of Charleston from 2015-2018, while at UC, Paulo went to two NCAA D2 national final four championship games. Paulo won the national championship in 2017 and was named the most outstanding defensive player as well as All-American. During that season he had 18 shutouts in 24 games and only allowed 8 goals against him. Paulo is now transferring to Marshall University, where he will play the highest college level, division 1. Besides his dream of getting drafted to the professional level in the United States, Paulo also has the mission of giving kids what he had when he was younger, the knowledge and attention from someone who loves what he does.

Coaching Experience:

The Villages Football Club (FL)

Chattanooga Football Club (TN)

Charleston Football Club (WV)

Player Experience:

São Bernardo F.C (2nd division in Brazil)

Grêmio Barueri (2nd division in Brazil)

S.C Internacional (1st divison in Brazil)

The Villages S.C ( PDL USL)

-First Team All-Southwest Conference 2016
-PDL Southwest Conference Champion 2016

Chattanooga F.C (NPSL)

College Experience:

University of Charleston;

– Mountain East Conference Champion 2016
– 2x All- Atlantic Region Champion 06/07
– National Runner-Up 2016
– National Champion 2017
– First Team All-Mountain East Conference 2017
– First Team All- Atlantic Region 2017
– First Team NCAA All- American 2017
– Most Outstanding NCAA defensive player 2017
– All tournament NCAA team 2017

Marshall University

Joining the program FALL 2018


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