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Connor Mitchell

OF

Height
6' 0"
CLASS
Fr.
Hometown
Tampa, Fla.
Weight
175 lbs.
Experience
HS
School
Plant

Major: Sport Management

 

AS A SOPHOMORE (2013): Played in 31 games, with 16 starts (8-LF, 7-RF, 1-DH)…Batted .210 (13-for-62) with 12 walks, nine runs, nine RBI and was 2-for-3 on the basepaths…Had a .195 average in SEC action, with 20 games and 11 starts…Had a pinch-hit double into right center field and also earned a free pass against Florida A&M…Was 1-for-2 with a single, a walk and scored twice versus USF…Was 1-for-3 with an RBI grounder and scored twice in the series-sweeping win over No. 8 South Carolina…Roped a pinch-hit, three-run triple at No. 17 Mississippi State that moved the Gators in front and jump-started an eight-run fifth inning…Chipped in with a run-scoring single and an RBI grounder during the 7-0 shutout of No. 11 Ole Miss…Plated the Gators’ lone run against No. 4 Florida State in Jacksonville with a base-knock up the middle in the second inning…Had a career-best two hits in the series finale with No. 10 Kentucky…Legged out an infield single that brought home Zack Powers with an insurance run in the 4-1 win over the Wildcats in the SEC opener for both clubs…Came through with a walk-off single in the ninth to defeat Jacksonville, 7-6…It was his first hit and first RBI of the campaign.

 

AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2012): Saw action in 17 games and batted .273 (3-for-11) with four runs…Delivered a pinch-hit single into right field to begin the eighth inning of the second game at Auburn…Had a leadoff single in the 11th stanza against North Florida and slid home with the winning run on Mike Zunino’s double down the left-field line…Scored as a pinch runner in the ninth inning of the series opener at No. 3 Kentucky on an RBI single by Justin Shafer…Came home on Daniel Pigott’s run-scoring single in the SEC lid-lifter versus Vanderbilt…Came through with a pinch-hit RBI single against Florida A&M for his initial hit and RBI as a collegian…Scored as a pinch runner during the five-run ninth-inning explosion as the Gators swept Miami (Fla.).

 

(2011): Was redshirted in his first season on the Florida campus.

 

SUMMER: Competed for the Wilmington (N.C.) Sharks of the Coastal Plain League in the summer of 2012…In 22 games, all starts, Mitchell batted .182 with 16 walks, 11 RBI and nine runs…He was 6-for-7 on the basepaths and did not commit any errors in 38 chances.

 

HIGH SCHOOL: Outfielder from Plant High School who played for head coach Dennis Braun…Was a first-team All-Western Conference recipient in 2009 and 2010 and was honorable mention All-Hillsborough County three-straight years…Batted .369 in his final prep season and set a single-season school record with 22 runs scored…His 31 hits ranked second and his five doubles ranked fourth for the Panthers in one year…Was chosen as the squad’s Rookie of the Year in ’08, when he made second-team Western Conference in the American Division…Played for the All-American Prospects’ 16-U team that won the 2008 AABC Mickey Mantle World Series…Member of the National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, Social Studies Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta, Key Club and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes at Plant High School.

 

MITCHELL’S CAREER STATISTICS

Overall Season Statistics

YEAR

AVG.

GP-GS

AB

R

H

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB-ATT

2012

.273

17-0

11

4

3

0

0

0

1

0

0

0-0

2013

.210

31-16

62

9

13

1

1

0

9

12

10

2-3

CAREER

.219

48-16

73

13

16

1

1

0

10

12

10

2-3

 

SEC Regular-Season Statistics

YEAR

AVG.

GP-GS

AB

R

H

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB-ATT

2012

.500

5-0

2

2

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0-0

CAREER

.500

5-0

2

2

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0-0

 

SEC Tournament Statistics

YEAR

AVG.

GP-GS

AB

R

H

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB-ATT

2012

.000

1-0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0-0

CAREER

.000

1-0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0-0

 

NCAA Tournament Statistics

YEAR

AVG.

GP-GS

AB

R

H

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB-ATT

2012

.000

2-0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0-0

CAREER

.000

2-0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0-0

 

MITCHELL’S CAREER HIGHS

At Bats: 4, 3x, last vs. Florida State (4/9/13)

Runs Scored: 2, 2x, last vs. USF (4/23/13)

Hits: 2 vs. Kentucky (3/17/13)

RBI: 3 vs. Mississippi State (4/7/13)

Doubles: 1 vs. Florida A&M (5/6/13)

Triples: 1 vs. Mississippi State (4/7/13)

Home Runs: None

Walks: 2, 2x, last vs. Ole Miss (3/31/13)

Stolen Bases: 1, 2x, last vs. Vanderbilt (3/23/13)

Hit Streak: 3 games (3/26-3/31/13)

 

 

 

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