Bruce Mitchell is a 6-foot-4 295-pound defensive lineman for Brigham Young University, recruited as part of the Class of 2019.
BYU summary: Mitchell is new to the BYU football program after leaving on an LDS mission straight from high school (BYUcougars.com).
- 2022 (Freshman). Enrolled mid-year in January 2022 after returning from mission
- 2019-21 (LDS mission). Seattle, Washington
High School. Mitchell prepped at South Summit high school (Kamas, Utah), where he helped lead South Summit to back-to-back state championships (2017-18). As a senior he totaled 76 tackles (25 solo), 13 tackles for loss, 13 sacks, one interception returned 65 yards for a touchdown, three forced fumbles, and one fumble recovered 30 yards for a touchdown (MaxPreps).
Recruitment. Mitchell was rated 3-stars by 247Sports (0.7978). Mitchell signed with BYU on December 19, 2018