#5 6-2 215
Casey. Ill. (Casey-Westfield)
Career: Mitch has started for two seasons
and ranks fourth in school history with 27 touchdown passes...has
nine career 200-yard passing games.
2011: Recorded the sixth 2,000-yard passing season in school history...completed 54% of his passes for 2,054 yards and 15 touchdowns...finished with career-highs of 25 completions for 280 yards against DePauw...passed for 231 yards and tied a career-high with four touchdowns including an 80-yard strike at Anderson...also crossed the 200-yard mark against Defiance (266), Bluffton (253), Mount St. Joseph (234) and Franklin (216)...had two touchdowns against DePauw, Hanover and Defiance...rushed for 78 yards at Anderson and gained 58 rush yards vs. Bluffton.
2010: Finished 113-214 through the air for 1,319 passing yards and 11 touchdowns...passed for 201 yards with career-high four touchdowns in a win over Anderson...threw for a season-high 253 yards with three touchdowns against Kalamazoo...also crossed the 200-yard mark in a win over Bluffton (213)...rushed for 50 yards and a score at Hanover.
2009: Finished 5-10 passing for 35 yards and one touchdown with a 92.4 rating...threw his first career touchdown pass at Bluffton.
At Rose-Hulman: American Society of Civil Engineers...Dean's List.
Prep Career: Ninth in Illinois history in career touchdown passes (70), 15th in completion accuracy (61.6%) and 18th in yards (5,739).
Personal: Civil engineering major