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  Josh Mitchell
Josh  Mitchell

Player Profile
Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Ridgway, Pa.

High School:
Ridgway

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 210

Position:
LHP

05/13/2015

Baseball Concludes 2015 Season by Hosting Virginia Tech

Panthers will celebrate the team's seniors on Saturday

05/12/2015

Panthers' Relief Corps Holds WVU in Check, 4-1

Pitt hurlers combined for 15 strikeouts on the day

05/10/2015

Baseball Drops Rubber Match With Georgia Tech, 10-3

Boo Vazquez becomes 13th to join the program's career 200 Hit Club

05/08/2015

Baseball Downed by Georgia Tech in Series Opener

T.J. Zeuch joins the all-time top-10 for single season strikeouts at Pitt

05/03/2015

Pitt Falls To No. 16 Miami In Series Finale

Panthers will next travel to Georgia Tech this weekend for three-game set

2015: Made collegiate debut against Kansas State, yielding just one walk in 1.0 innings ... Credited with his first career decision - a loss after giving up one run on one hit in 1.0 innings in the final versus VCU ... Pitched one inning of relief in game two against Niagara ... Struck out his first career batter in 0.2 innings against No. 11 North Carolina in game one ... Appeared in the series finale at Duke ... Struck out a career-high two batters in 1.0 inning at NC State in the opener ... Pitched a career-long 4.0 innings in game one against Notre Dame, allowing only one run on one hit while striking out two ... Made two appearances against Wake Forest, striking out one and allowing one hit in 1.0 innings in game two and no hits with two strikeouts in 2.0 innings ... Was handed the loss at No. 13 Florida State with one inning of work in game two ... Fired 2.2 innings of two-hit, shutout relief in game one at Georgia Tech, striking out two... Allowed only one hit in 2.0 innings versus GT in game 3... Against West Virginia, went 2.2 innings and struck out four ... Made an appearance in the final game of the Virginia Tech series.

2014:
Redshirted his true freshman season.

High School:
Mitchell is a left-handed pitcher from Ridgway, Pennsylvania. In the spring Josh played for Mark Morelli at Ridgway High School in Ridgway and in the fall he played for Fred Albert with the Allegheny Pirates. Josh was selected to the First Team All-District in both his sophomore and junior years at Ridgway and to the American Legion Region 8 All-Tournament Team in 2012. He was also ranked as the number one pitcher by the Tri-County Sunday in 2012 with an ERA of 1.98 recording 100 strikeouts. Josh also handled the bat well batting .530 with six home runs and 50 RBI. For his efforts he was also named to the First Team All-District as an outfielder along with his First Team pitching nod.

Personal: Born on September 8, 1994...son of Doug and Theresa Mitchell...has one younger brother, Johnny.

Statistics
ERA W-L App GS CG SV IP H R/ER BB SO
2015 4.56 0-2 16 0 0 0 25.2 28 14/13 13 19
Career 4.56 0-2 16 0 0 0 25.2 28 14/13 13 19