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2013 C-USA All-Freshman Team
2015 (Junior): Played in all 53 of East Carolina’s games as the Pirates’ everyday centerfielder … Made one start at shortstop … Hit .269 with 36 hits, 16 runs scored, two doubles, two triples and 12 RBI … Tied for the team lead with six stolen bases … Hit .455 in five games at the Outrigger Resorts Hawai’i Spring Fling tournament to earn all-tournament team honors … Also tabbed to the Pirate Classic All-Tournament Team … Notched six multiple-hit games and two multiple-RBI efforts … Enjoyed a six-game hitting streak spanning Feb. 21-27, tallying multiple hits in three of those contests … Posted a season-high three hits and scored three runs against UConn (April 25) … Drove in a pair of runs in contests against Oakland (Feb. 8) and Seton Hall (Feb. 22) … Recorded a triple in consecutive games at Memphis (March 28) … Swiped a pair of bags against Delaware State (Feb. 6).
2014 (Sophomore): Appeared in 36 games and made 22 starts in center field … Hit .212 (11-for-52) while scoring nine runs and driving in four … Was 6-for-7 in stolen-base attempts … Stole her first base of the season in an 11-6 win over Seton Hall (Feb. 16) … Hit an RBI single and drew a walk against Drexel (Feb. 16) …Had a single and a run scored against Albany (Feb. 21) … Notched a single against 19th-ranked South Alabama (Feb. 21) … Hit an RBI triple in a 9-1 win over Delaware (Feb. 23) … Tripled and scored the game-tying run in the bottom of the seventh inning in a 5-4 victory over Fairfield (Feb. 23) … Drove in a run on a sacrifice fly in a 4-3 win in game two of a doubleheader sweep against Tennessee Tech (March 1) … Singled, scored two runs and stole two bases in a 4-0 win to complete the series sweep over Tennessee Tech (March 2) … The two steals matched her career high … Threw out the potential go-ahead run at home plate in a 2-1 win against UAB (March 8) … Threw out a runner at home plate in the 2-1 series-opening win over UAB (March 8) … Scored one run in a 4-3 victory in game one of a doubleheader sweep at Charlotte (March 15) … Pinch-ran and scored a run in the first game of a doubleheader at FIU (March 29) … Scored once as a pinch-runner in the 12-2 series finale win over the Panthers (March 30) … Stole her fourth base of the year as a pinch runner at 15th-ranked Tulsa (April 12) … Stole a base as a pinch runner in a 1-0 series-clinching victory over Louisiana Tech (April 27) … Recorded her sixth stolen base of the season as a pinch runner in a 6-3 win over UTEP (May 3) … Scored a run as a pinch runner in the C-USA Championship semifinal against Marshall (May 9).
2013 (Freshman): Earned Conference USA All-Freshman Team honors after turning in a strong debut season ... Ended her season ranking fourth on the team with her .291 batting average ... Also recorded 20 runs, 32 hits, three doubles, a triple, 37 total bases, .336 slugging percentage and six stolen bases ... Led the conference with her nine outfield assists including throwing seven runners out at the plate attempting to score ... Played well in league-only play and led the team with her .333 batting average and 20 hits ... Also scored 12 runs and stole six bases against league foes ... Pinch ran and scored a run against Cleveland State (Feb. 8) ... Started her first career game in the outfield against Towson (Feb. 10) ... Used a runner and scored against Georgetown (Feb. 15) ... Started in right field and had three at bats against St. John's (Feb. 16) ... Reached base with a walk and scored a run against Liberty (Feb. 22) ... Had first career hit and scored a run against Liberty (Feb. 24) ... Had a single, a sacrifice and scored a run against Elon (Feb. 27) ... Recorded a double against Binghamton (March 1) ... Recorded a pair of hits including a double and laid down a sacrifice against North Carolina (March 1) ... Drove in a run against No. 22 Baylor (March 2) ... Recorded a base hit against North Dakota (March 3) .... Recorded outfield assists in back-to-back games against Syracuse (March 12) and No. 21 Hawai'i (March 12) ... Had a hit and scored a run in the first game against UAB (March 16) ... Put up a base hit in the first game against Houston (March 23) ... Picked up a pair of hits and scored two runs in the second game against North Carolina State (March 27) ... Hit a hit, a run scored, walk and outfield assist in the opening game of the series against UTEP (March 29) ... Had multiple hits, including a double, plus a walk and stolen base in the second game against the Miners (March 29) ... Walked, stole a base and scored a run in the series finale against UTEP (March 30) ... Had a hit, a run scored and an outfield assist in the series against UNC Wilmington (April 3) ... Recorded three hits and another outfield assist in the three-game series against No. 20 Tulsa (April 6-7) ... Had a career-game with three hits (including a triple), three runs scored and three RBI plus two stolen bases in the first game of the series against Marshall (April 13) ... Had a multi-hit performance and a stolen base in the second game against the Thundering Herd (April 13) ... Had four hits, a run scored and an outfield assist in the series against Memphis (April 20-21) ... Recorded a hit, a run scored and outfield assist against Southern Miss (May 4) ... Recorded a hit and run scored in the conference tournament against Marshall (May 9).
2012 (Chattanooga State): Spent the fall of 2012 attending Chattanooga State before transferring to East Carolina for the spring 2013 semester.
High School: Played and lettered in varsity softball for all four years as a member of Sequatchie County High School (SCHS) ... Was a First Team All-District 7-AA selection in all four seasons ... Aided program to four consecutive District 7-AA Championships ... Helped lead SCHS to TSSAA Sub-State Tournament in each of her final three seasons ... Hit .477 as senior with 57 runs scored, 33 RBI and 11 stolen bases in 43 games ... Her run total led the Chattanooga area ... Was named to the Chattanooga Times Free Press Best of Preps All-Area as a junior when she totaled a .433 average, two home runs, seven triples, nine doubles, 20 RBI and 35 runs scored in 28 games ... In 29 games as a sophomore, hit .364 with 23 runs and 10 RBI in 28 games ... Began her high school career by hitting .367 with 22 runs, 11 RBI and 11 stolen bases in 24 games ... Earned a spot on the Chattanooga Times Free Press Best of the Preps All-Area in her initial campaign ... Gained additional softball experience playing for the Chattanooga Mustangs ... Her club team was the Tennessee (18A) ASA State Champions in 2011 and 2012 ... Aided the Mustangs to a top-15 finish at ASA Nationals (18U) in 2011 and 2012 ... Hit .469 with a home run, 12 triples and 20 stolen bases ... Was named the Homecoming Queen of her high school in the fall of her senior year.
Personal: Intended academic major is accounting with a minor in finance ... Daughter of Dusty Mitchell and Stephanie Ewton ... Has six younger siblings: Madison Presto, Wyatt Presto, Austin Mitchell, Grace Mitchell, Brody Mitchell and Cain Mitchell.