A known player in the local volleyball community, Jack Mitchell has signed to play professional volleyball in the Czech Republic.
Mitchell is a 2007 graduate of Seminole Ridge High School, where he played volleyball. He was selected to the Palm Beach County All-County team and was instrumental in Seminole Ridge’s first district championship. Mitchell was awarded a volleyball scholarship to Lindenwood University near St Louis, Mo., where he played for four years, finishing in the top 10 in career scoring categories.
Mitchell graduated from Lindenwood in 2012 with a double major in business, corporate communications and web design. He spent the summer teaching private lessons to several local high school volleyball players, as well as coaching at the Boys & Girls Club and playing in Florida Beach Volleyball tournaments.
Mitchell will return to the United States in April, when he will again teach private indoor and beach volleyball.
Mitchell plans to return to Europe in the fall. He is the son of Keith and Deb Mitchell of The Acreage.
Above: Jack Mitchell