4 - Byron Mitchell
Byron Mitchell
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 190
Year: Sr
Hometown: Virginia Beach, Va.
High School: Tallwood
Position: LB
Major: Sports Media
gp 10
tk 94
sac 4.5
int -
ffum 4

a good athlete... is an identical twin and part of a set of triplets... his twin brother, Bryce, plays hoops for SU... an older brother played football for Bridgewater... As a senior: started in all ten games... named team captain... earned ODAC Player of the Week honors on September 15 after blocking a punt for a safety, forcing and recovering a fumble and posting eight tackles in a 43-29 win at Ferrum... also named to the USA College Football HM team for the week... earned a second ODAC PoW honor after leading SU to a 29-20 victory over Bridgewater on October 5... had 13 tackles (11 solo), 3.5 TFL and 2.5 sacks in the contest... also forced two fumbles and recovered another... also named as the Beyond Sports Network Athlete of the Week and USA Football Defensive Player of the Week for his performance against BC...broke the school recorded in tackles... earned first team All-ODAC honors... grabbed third team All-South Region honors from D3football.com... named to the D3Senior Classic All-Star game... named second team All-State by VaSID... Earned Roanoke Times first team All-State honors... As a junior: named third team pre-season All-America by Beyond Sports Network... named pre-season All-South Region by USA Football... earned second team All-ODAC accolades... finished the year with 24 solo and 37 assisted tackles... also made three interceptions... had three receptions for 83 yards... 22 kick returns for 469 yards... As a sophomore: named USA South Conference defensive Player of the Week on September 19 after posting a game-high 12 solo tackles in the Randolph-Macon contest... also had one assisted tackle, an interception and handled kickoff return duties... earned D3football.com Team of the Week honors on November 1 after making 10 tackles (six solo, 2.5 for loss) in Ferrum contest on October 30... also had two interceptions and returned one for touchdown... named first team All-USA South... named VaSID first team All-State...  named second team All-State by the Roanoke Times... As a freshman: gained a spot in the starting lineup midway through the year... finished the year with 42 tackles, including 24 solo... also had an interception in the N.C. Wesleyan game... started in 5 of 9 games this season...

Recent Games
Oct 12 at Guilford L, 56-29
Oct 19 Catholic L, 37-7
Oct 26 at Hampden-Sydney W, 36-35
Nov 2 at Randolph-Macon L, 42-7
Nov 9 Emory & Henry L, 37-20
Nov 16 Washington & Lee W, 21-14
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 52 42
Assists 42 27
Tackles 94 69
Tackles per game 9.4 9.9
Sacks 4.5 3.5
Sack yards 24 17
Interceptions - -
Returned for touchdown - -
Fumble recoveries 4 3
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 7 Gallaudet L, 31-20 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Ferrum W, 43-29 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Christopher Newport L, 34-6 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Bridgewater W, 29-20 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Guilford L, 56-29 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Catholic L, 37-7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Hampden-Sydney W, 36-35 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Randolph-Macon L, 42-7 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Emory & Henry L, 37-20 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Washington & Lee W, 21-14 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 7 Gallaudet L, 31-20 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Ferrum W, 43-29 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Christopher Newport L, 34-6 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Bridgewater W, 29-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Guilford L, 56-29 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Catholic L, 37-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Hampden-Sydney W, 36-35 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Randolph-Macon L, 42-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Emory & Henry L, 37-20 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Washington & Lee W, 21-14 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 7 Gallaudet L, 31-20 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Ferrum W, 43-29 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Christopher Newport L, 34-6 1 28 28.0 28 0 - -
Oct 5 Bridgewater W, 29-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Guilford L, 56-29 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Catholic L, 37-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Hampden-Sydney W, 36-35 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Randolph-Macon L, 42-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Emory & Henry L, 37-20 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Washington & Lee W, 21-14 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 7 Gallaudet L, 31-20 - - - - - 0
Sep 14 at Ferrum W, 43-29 - - - - - 0
Sep 21 at Christopher Newport L, 34-6 - - - - - 0
Oct 5 Bridgewater W, 29-20 - - - - - 0
Oct 12 at Guilford L, 56-29 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 Catholic L, 37-7 - - - - - 0
Oct 26 at Hampden-Sydney W, 36-35 - - - - - 0
Nov 2 at Randolph-Macon L, 42-7 - - - - - 0
Nov 9 Emory & Henry L, 37-20 - - - - - 0
Nov 16 Washington & Lee W, 21-14 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 7 Gallaudet L, 31-20 - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Ferrum W, 43-29 - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Christopher Newport L, 34-6 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Bridgewater W, 29-20 - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Guilford L, 56-29 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Catholic L, 37-7 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Hampden-Sydney W, 36-35 - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Randolph-Macon L, 42-7 - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Emory & Henry L, 37-20 - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Washington & Lee W, 21-14 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 7 Gallaudet L, 31-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Ferrum W, 43-29 - - - - - 1 10 10.0 0 0
Sep 21 at Christopher Newport L, 34-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Bridgewater W, 29-20 1 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - -
Oct 12 at Guilford L, 56-29 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Catholic L, 37-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Hampden-Sydney W, 36-35 - - - - - 1 14 14.0 0 0
Nov 2 at Randolph-Macon L, 42-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Emory & Henry L, 37-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Washington & Lee W, 21-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 7 Gallaudet L, 31-20 1 - - - - 0
Sep 14 at Ferrum W, 43-29 1 - - 10 - 10
Sep 21 at Christopher Newport L, 34-6 1 - 28 - - 28
Oct 5 Bridgewater W, 29-20 1 - - - 0 0
Oct 12 at Guilford L, 56-29 1 - - - - 0
Oct 19 Catholic L, 37-7 1 - - - - 0
Oct 26 at Hampden-Sydney W, 36-35 1 - - 14 - 14
Nov 2 at Randolph-Macon L, 42-7 1 - - - - 0
Nov 9 Emory & Henry L, 37-20 1 - - - - 0
Nov 16 Washington & Lee W, 21-14 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 7 Gallaudet L, 31-20 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Ferrum W, 43-29 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Christopher Newport L, 34-6 0 - 0 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Bridgewater W, 29-20 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Guilford L, 56-29 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Catholic L, 37-7 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Hampden-Sydney W, 36-35 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Randolph-Macon L, 42-7 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Emory & Henry L, 37-20 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Washington & Lee W, 21-14 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 7 Gallaudet L, 31-20 2 5 7 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Ferrum W, 43-29 5 3 8 - - 1 1 1 1 - - - - - 1 -
Sep 21 at Christopher Newport L, 34-6 3 7 10 1 7 1 7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Bridgewater W, 29-20 11 2 13 2.5 12 3.5 13 2 1 - - - - 1 - -
Oct 12 at Guilford L, 56-29 1 1 2 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Catholic L, 37-7 6 9 15 1 5 1 5 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Hampden-Sydney W, 36-35 7 0 7 - - 2 6 - - - - - - 1 1 -
Nov 2 at Randolph-Macon L, 42-7 3 6 9 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Emory & Henry L, 37-20 5 1 6 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Nov 16 Washington & Lee W, 21-14 9 8 17 - - 2 5 1 1 - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg
2010-11 9 - - - - - - - - -
2011-12 10 - - - - - - - - -
2012-13 10 - - - - - - - - -
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - - -
Total 39 - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2010-11 9 - - - - - - - -
2011-12 10 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 10 1 7 0.7 7.0 0 7 - -
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 39 1 7 0.2 7.0 0 7 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2010-11 9 - - - - - - -
2011-12 10 - - - - - - -
2012-13 10 3 0.3 83 8.3 27.7 0 41
2013-14 10 1 0.1 28 2.8 28.0 0 28
Total 39 4 0.1 111 2.8 27.8 0 41
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2010-11 9 - - - - - - - 0
2011-12 10 - - - - - - - 0
2012-13 10 - - - - - - - 0
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - 0
Total 39 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2010-11 9 - - - - - - - -
2011-12 10 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 10 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 39 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2010-11 - - - - - - - - - -
2011-12 26 468 18.0 0 41 - - - - -
2012-13 22 469 21.3 0 41 - - - - -
2013-14 1 0 0.0 0 0 2 24 12.0 0 0
Total 49 937 19.1 0 41 2 24 12.0 0 0
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2010-11 9 - - - - 0 .0
2011-12 10 - - - 468 468 46.8
2012-13 10 7 83 - 469 559 55.9
2013-14 10 - 28 24 0 52 5.2
Total 39 7 111 24 937 1079 27.7
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2010-11 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - -
2011-12 6 0.6 - - 0 - 1 - - - - -
2012-13 0 0.0 0 0 0 - 0 - - - - -
2013-14 0 0.0 - 0 0 0 - - - - - -
Total 6 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 - - - - -
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2010-11 9 24 18 42 4.7 - - 0 - - - - 1 0 2 -
2011-12 10 53 26 79 7.9 1 11 5.5 21 - - - 4 56 4 -
2012-13 10 24 37 61 6.1 - - 3 2 1 1 0 3 3 4 1
2013-14 10 52 42 94 9.4 4.5 24 10.5 37 4 3 0 - - 3 2
Total 39 153 123 276 7.1 5.5 35 19 60 5 4 0 8 59 13 3
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg
Total 10 - - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 4 - - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - - - -

September 3 - - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - - -

September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 1 0.1 28 2.8 28.0 0 28
Conference 7 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 5 1 0.2 28 5.6 28.0 0 28
Neutral - - - - - - - -

Wins 4 - - - - - - -
Losses 6 1 0.2 28 4.7 28.0 0 28

September 3 1 0.3 28 9.3 28.0 0 28
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0

Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0

Wins 4 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 6 - - - - - - - 0

September 3 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - - -

September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total 1 0 0.0 0 0 2 24 12.0 0 0
Conference 1 0 0.0 0 0 1 14 14.0 0 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home 1 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - -
Away - - - - - 2 24 12.0 0 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 1 0 0.0 0 0 2 24 12.0 0 0
Losses - - - - - - - - - -

September - - - - - 1 10 10.0 0 0
October 1 0 0.0 0 0 1 14 14.0 0 0
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 10 - 28 24 0 52 5.2
Conference 7 - - 14 0 14 2.0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -

Home 5 - - - 0 0 .0
Away 5 - 28 24 - 52 10.4
Neutral - - - - - 0 -

Wins 4 - - 24 0 24 6.0
Losses 6 - 28 - - 28 4.7

September 3 - 28 10 - 38 12.7
October 4 - - 14 0 14 3.5
November 3 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - 0 0 0 - - - - - -
Conference 0 0.0 - - 0 0 - - - - - -
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 0 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - -
Away 0 0.0 - 0 - 0 - - - - - -
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 0 0.0 - - 0 0 - - - - - -
Losses 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - -

September 0 0.0 - 0 - 0 - - - - - -
October 0 0.0 - - 0 0 - - - - - -
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 52 42 94 9.4 4.5 24 10.5 37 4 3 0 - - 3 2
Conference 7 42 27 69 9.9 3.5 17 8.5 29 3 2 0 - - 3 1
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Home 5 33 25 58 11.6 3.5 17 6.5 23 3 2 0 - - 2 -
Away 5 19 17 36 7.2 1 7 4 14 1 1 0 - - 1 2
Neutral - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Wins 4 32 13 45 11.2 2.5 12 8.5 25 4 3 0 - - 2 2
Losses 6 20 29 49 8.2 2 12 2 12 - - - - - 1 -

September 3 10 15 25 8.3 1 7 2 8 1 1 0 - - - 1
October 4 25 12 37 9.2 3.5 17 6.5 24 2 1 0 - - 2 1
November 3 17 15 32 10.7 - - 2 5 1 1 0 - - 1 -