AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012-13
CSCAA Scholar All-American honorable mention.
Swam for NGSV Gator Aquatics in Laguna Hills as a high school freshman before moving to Mission Viejo Nadadores for his remaining three years.
A 2012 graduate of Laguna Hills (Calif.) High School.
Born June 3, 1994 in Fountain Valley ... Parents are Scott and Nancy Mitchell ... Has an older sister named Sarah and an older brother named Jake ... Majoring computer engineering at Muir College ... Hopes to become a software developer/engineer after graduating from UCSD ... Roots fior the Angels ... Favortie athlete is Vladimir Guerrero ... Sherlock Holmes is his favorite movie ... Has Shakira on his playlist ... Reading, playing computer games and learning about history and languages are among his interests ... His greatest influences include Plato, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Thomas Jefferson among others ... Loves bacon ... Making his first Junior Nationals cut in the 200 backstroke is his most memorable swimming moment.