Mitchell has an obvious respect for the game of basketball, his teammates and his coaches. His dedication, positive attitude and work ethic are reflected in his leadership on and off the court. He is an unselfish person and player, always trying to execute plays precisely.

Personal Basketball Awards

2005 - Augusta H. Shaw School: Male Athlete OF The Year

2006 - City of Phoenix LVNRC Fall Basketball (Most Valuable Player)

2006-2007 Phoenix Prep (Basketball Championship Award)

2007 - Phoenix Prep Academy (Certificate of Appreciation in recognition of valuable contributions)

2007 - 3G Hoops (Most Improved Player)

2008 - Grand Canyon Division (Best New Player)

2008-2009 - Central High JV (Most Improved Player)

2008-2009 – Central High School Certificate of Achievement Award (Recognition Of Valuable Contribution To The JV Basketball Team)

2008-2009 - Central High School (JV Letter)

Team Experience

2005 - Augusta H. Shaw School (3-on-3 Winner)

2006 - Phoenix Prep Academy JV Basketball (Champions)

2006 - Phoenix Prep Academy Valley Junior High (Conference Champions)

2007 - 3G Hoops Champions Summer Classic (Champions)

2007 - 3G Hoops BCI Spring Tip Off (2nd Place)

2007 - Wilcox Late Night Basketball (1st Place)

2007 - 3G Hoops Sporting Chance Summer Slam (2nd Place)

2007-2008 Central High School Freshman Team Co-Captain

2008 - 3G Hoops Cesar Chavez Youth Basketball Tournament (Champions)

2008 - 3G Hoops ARC & San Diego Sol Memorial Day Invitational (1st Place)

2008 - 3G Hoops BCI State Qualifier (2nd Place)

2008 - 3G Hoops 2nd Annual Spring Tune-Up Tournament (3rd Place)

2008 - Cabo League All-Star Team

2008-2009 Central High School JV Basketball- Co-Captain (Metro Region Champions)

2009 - Central High School - Cesar Chavez Tournament (Champions)

2009 - Central High School - Herb Sendak Basketball Camp (Champions)

Additional Sports Played

2005 – Track: Augusta H. Shaw School (1st Place in the Long Jump)

2005 – Track: Augusta H. Shaw School (1st Place in the 60 yard dash)

2005 – Track: Augusta H. Shaw School - Member of the relay team.


2004-2005 - Augusta H. Shaw School Principal's List

2005-2007 - Phoenix Prep Academy Honor Roll

2005-2007 - Arizona State University and Phoenix Preparatory Academy - Outstanding Achievement In Science Investigators Club

2007-2008 - Central High School Honor Roll

2008 -Nominated for the People-to-People Leadership Summit


Basketball, Listing to Music, Playing PS3 and Reading

Community Service

2008 - Nancy Lieberman Camp

2008 - St. Mary's Food Bank

Personal Statement

"My goal is to be the best basketball player I can be. To ensure I reach this goal, I will remain focused and work hard in team practices, one-on-one workouts with my conditioning coaches and my personal workouts. With my parents support, the expertise of my coaches and teammates, as well as my own dedication, I am sure I will reach my goals."