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Hayden Mitchell

180 lbs.
Richmond, Va.
St. Christopher's
High School
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2020 – Appeared in all 10 of UVA’s games … made one special teams tackle in the season-opening win over Duke … caught one pass for one yard against NC State … caught one pass for nine yards against Abilene Christian. 2019 – Appeared in all 14 of UVA’s games … made first two career receptions against William & Mary, recording 49 receiving yards with a long of 28 … made a special teams tackle at North Carolina … caught one pass for two yards in the ACC Championship game against Clemson. 2018Appeared in five of UVA’s 13 games … made collegiate debut against Pitt … has seen all his time on special teams.  2017 – Did not appear in any games.

Played wide receiver at St. Christopher’s for head coach Lance Clelland … two-year letterwinner and captain as a senior … made 49 catches as a senior and set a single-season school record with 1,345 receiving yards … set a single-season school record with 14 receiving touchdowns … set single-game school records of 226 receiving yards and 27 yards per catch in a game … first-team All-Prep … first-team VISAA all-state … first-team All-Metro … 1,345 receiving yards as a senior rank No. 2 all-time in Richmond Metro football history for a single season … named Lexus Pursuit of Perfection athlete in Richmond in 2016-17 … four-year letterwinner in baseball … captain as a senior … two-time first-team All-Prep in baseball … second-team VISAA all-state as a senior … attained High Honors all four years … son of Dave and Meleah Mitchell … has two sisters, Bronwyn and Carlyn … major is economics with a minor in leadership and public policy.