Played in 53 games with 51 games started … Finished third on the team in batting average (.288) and hits (51) … Notched 23 stolen bases, placing her fifth on the MT single-season stolen bases list … Led the team with a 15-game hitting streak, which started March 23 against LA Tech and concluded at Chattanooga April 19 … Registered 10 multi-hit games, including three three-hit games against NWLA Feb. 9, against Troy Feb. 28 and at Chattanooga April 18 … Tallied a career-best four RBI against NWLA and finished 3-for-3 with a triple and two stolen bases.
Started 41 games in the outfield, appearing in 50 ... Had one extra base hit while hitting .198 on the season ... Her 44 put-outs in the outfield ranked third among outfielders ... Four multi-hit games on the season, including a three-hit game against Evansville on April 10.
Despite missing the final four games of her senior year, Mitchell was able to hit .494 with 29 runs ... broke single-season school record with 22 steals ... All-Area and All-Conference 2009, 2011 and 2012 ... West Aurora HS Athlete of the Year.
LaRi Mitchell ... Born Feb. 24, 1994 ... Parents are Ralph Mitchell and Pat Mitchell ... Has one brother (Matt) and one sister (Alysha) ... Majoring in Psychology.