SEC Academic Honor Roll
CSCAA Academic All-American
Junior Season (2009-10)
Swam at the 2010 ConocoPhillips National Championships and competed in the 100m back and 200m IM ... Finished the 100 back in a time of 58.05 and recorded a time of 2:06.79 in the 200m IM ... Competed in three events at the 2010 NCAA Men's Swimming and Diving Championships ... Finished 20th in the 100 back (47.46), 33rd in the 200 back (1:44.68) and 38th in the 200 IM (1:46.46) ... Scored points in two events at the 2010 Southeastern Conference Championships ... Took seventh in the 200 IM in 1:46.80 and also finished seventh in the 200 back in 1:44.13 ... His time of 1:43.69 in the 200 back preliminaries was a career-best time and the fourth-fastest time on the team during the season ... Swam a season-fastest time of 1:45.36 in the 200 IM at the James E. Martin Invite ... Had two second-place finishes in the 200 IM throughout the dual season, including a runner-up finish at Texas.
Sophomore Season (2008-09)
Swam in the 100m fly, 200m fly and 200m IM at the 2009 U.S. Senior National Championships ... Finished 12th in the 200 IM in a career-best time of 2:02.09 ... Took 14th in the 100m fly in a time of 53.72, while finishing in a career-best time of 53.40 in the preliminary round ... Competed in the 200 IM and the 200 fly at the 2009 NCAA Championships ... Finished 19th in the 200 fly in a season-best time of 1:43.95 ... At the SEC Championships, Mitchell finished ninth in the 200 IM in a career-best time of 1:45.25 ... Finished 10th in the 200 fly in 1:45.49 ... Took 16th in the 400 IM in 3:55.43 at the conference meet.
Freshman Season (2007-08)
Competed in the 100m fly, 200m fly, 200m IM and 400m IM at the 2008 Olympic Trials ... Finished 19th in the 200 IM (2:03.17), 22nd in the 200 fly (2:00.88), 34th in the 100 fly (54.30) and 49th in the 400 IM (4:32.44) ... At the NCAA Championships, Mitchell earned two honorable mention All-America honors in the 200 fly and 400 IM ... Swam to two 13th-place finishes in the 200 fly (1:44.78) and the 400 IM (3:48.72) and a 19th-place finish in the 200 IM (1:46.33) ... At the SEC Championships, Mitchell placed fifth in the finals of the 200 IM with a time of 1:47.11 ... Also swam in two consolation finals, finishing ninth in the 200 fly (1:45.05) and 12th in the 400 IM (3:51.92).
Attended Brentwood High School and swam for the Nashville Aquatic Club ... Was the Tennessee state champion in the 200 IM in 2006 and 2007 ... Selected to the 2005 USA Swimming National Select Camp ... Finished third in the 400m IM "B" Final at the U.S. Senior National Championships with a time of 4:25.14 ... Swam a 4:24.43 in the preliminaries ... Cam in fourth in the 200m IM "B" Final with a time of 2:04.00 ... Also swam the freestyle leg in the 400m medley relay and the leadoff in the 800m medley relay.
Parents are Bart and Loretta Mitchell ... Has a sister, Megan ... Plans to major in pre-medicine.