The Tigers saw a total of six event wins over the three days
The men's 4x100m highlighted with the fastest time since 1983
The senior was joined by six Tigers on the podium during the SEC Championships
The senior was the first on the podium for the Tigers
The senior hit a nation-leading mark in the weight throw on Friday
Hosted by Univ. of Kentucky 01/23/2015 (Photos by Jeff Curry)
MIZZOU PERSONAL RECORDS
Indoor Track & Field
High Jump - 2.08m (6-9.75) | SEC Championships | 02/23/2013
Outdoor Track & Field
High Jump - 2.05m (6-8.75) | Crimson Tide Invitational | 04/06/2013
Indoor Track - Earned PR marks at every meet during the indoor season beginning with his jumps of 2.02m (6-7.5) at the Missouri Invitational and Kentucky Invitational, placing 2nd and 4th, respectively...Was 3rd at the Husker Invitational with a jump of 2.05m (6-8.75)...Finished 4th at the Tyson Invitational after marking in at 2.06m (6-9)...Finished out the indoor season with a 6th-place finish at the SEC Championships, scoring for the Tigers with a final mark of 2.08m (6-9.75).
Outdoor Track - Began his season at the Arkansas Spring Invitational where he finished 9th after jumping 2.01m (6-7)...Earned his season's best mark at the Crimson Tide Invitational, finishing 6th with a mark of 2.05 (6-8.75)...Earned that mark again at the SEC Championships, finishing in 9th to just miss scoring for the Tigers.
Indoor Track- Started his career as a Tiger with a second-place finish in the high jump at the MU KU Dual, earning his personal-best mark of 2.00m (6-6.75)...His second-best jump of the season came at the Bill Bergan Invitational, where he marked in at 1.95m (6-4.75) to take ninth.
Outdoor Track - Tied his personal-best jump of 2.00m (6-6.75) at the Missouri Relays to finish second...Ended his season at the Tom Botts Invitational, where he marked in at 1.91m (6-3.25) for a third-place finish.
High Jump - 2.03m (6-8) | Triple Jump - 13.08m (42-11)
Competed at Cameron HS for coaches Kurt Dikkut and Matt Wenck...Mitch was a four-time Conference Champion in the high jump (2008-2011), and also won in the triple jump (2010)...He was also a three-time MSHSAA All-State high jumper (2009-2011), and won the State Title in the event his senior year...Mitch also played basketball in high school, and was a two-time All-State athlete (2010, 2011).
Parents are Richard and Lee Ann...Born January 23, 1993 in St. Joseph, MO...Graduated high school as Salutatorian and was on honor roll all four years...School of Journalism Dean's List (Fall 2011, Spring 2012)...MU Excellence Award recipient...Varsity Letter recipient for track and field at Missouri (2012)...Is studying Strategic Communications with an emphasis in Art Direction at Missouri
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