2018 MVC Scholar-Athlete Honorable Mention
2017 Horizon League All-Academic Team
2017-18: Posted a season scoring average of 77.92 over 24 rounds… Carded a season-low 70 in the second round of the MVC Championship on April 23. That was just stroke away from his career-low of 69… Finished tied for 21st with a 54-hole score of 232 in the MVC Championship… Earned conference academic recognition for the second straight season and for the first time in the Missouri Valley Conference.
2016-17: Turned in a 77.06 scoring average over 31 rounds while competing in 11 events as a sophomore... Stroked a 69 (-1) in the third round of the Ram Masters Invitational on Sept. 20, his career best... Carded a 233 (+17) at the Horizon League Championships April 23-25... One of two Crusaders named to the Horizon League all-academic team by virtue of his 3.96 GPA as a finance major.
2015-16: Competed in all 11 team events in his rookie season with the Crusaders ... posted a scoring average of 77.23, good for fourth on the team ... shot season-low round of 72 on a pair of occasions - the final round of the Wright State Invitational (April 5) and the second round of the Earl Yestingsmeier Memorial Invitational (April 15) ... posted three top-20 finishes on the season, including a 14th-place finish out of 57 competitors at the WSU Invitational and a 19th-place showing out of 59 golfers at the Whistling Straits Intercollegiate (Oct. 12-13) ... registered season-best 36-hole score of 156 at the Hoosier Collegiate at Otter Creek April 9-10 ... shot season-best 54-hole total of 224 at the Earl Yestingsmeier Memorial Invitational ... finished in 14th place in 57-golfer field at the Wright State Invitational.
Prep: A four-year letter winner for the Galloping Ghosts ... a four-time First Team All-Area and First Team All-Conference honoree ... named Area Player of the Year as a senior ... two-time qualifier for Division I state tournament ... earned team MVP honors three times ... received Academic All-State recognition on three occasions ... three-year team captain ... holds school single-round and single-season scoring records ... also played two years of volleyball ... member of a pair of conference championship teams ... outside of prep competition, finished 2013-14 summer season ranked third in WPGA Junior rankings ... member of National Honor Society ... class valedictorian.
Personal: Mitchell is the son of Jon and Beth Wittmann ... major is finance.