At no. 59, we find junior LB Tashan Mitchell as our highlighted Lehigh football athlete in today's countdown.
Listed Height: 6'3"
Listed Weight: 210
Major: Arts and Sciences
Hometown: Cordova, TN
High School: Christian Brothers HS, TN
Fun Fact: As a freshman, Tashan was a two-sport athlete. In the fall, he was on the 10-1 Mountain Hawk football team on special teams. In the spring, he played on the men's lacrosse team for head coach Kevin Cassese. “He’s a great kid, working hard every day,” said head coach Andy Coen that season. “We’ve been able to integrate him into some special teams because of what he’s shown on the scout team.” Mitchell did not appear on the lacrosse roster as a sophomore.
2012 Stats: Appeared in 7 games, 6 tackles, 1 blocked punt.
2013: Will compete for time at linebacker and on special teams.
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