Palomar Comets Football
DEFENSIVE TACKLE, SOPHOMORE, 6-2, 300
Escondido (Class of 2006)
PERSONAL: Full name is Jonathan Cecil
Mitchell. ... Born Sept. 28, 2008, in The Philllipines.
... Son of Kenneth and Jocelyn Mitchell. ... Has two
brothers, Lawrence (21) and Terrence (17).
SEASON: Starter at defensive tackle and an
All-Southern Conference honorable mention selection. ...
Contributed 36 tackles (21 solo), a sack, a tackle for a
loss and and a quarterback
hurry. ... Had four
tackles (three solo) in season-opening 21-17 win over
Southwestern on Sept. 6. ... Had a solo tackle as the
Comets shut out Victor Valley 16-0 on Sept. 13. ... Had
two solo tackles in a quarterback hurry in a 37-17 rout
of San Diego Mesa on Sept. 20. ... Played a starring
role in 47-41, four-overtime victory over College of the
Desert in a battle of unbeaten teams on Sept. 27 as the
Comets handed the Roadrunners their first regular-season
loss since the 2006 season. Made the primary stop on COD
running back Leonard Mason on the final play of the game
in the fourth overtime, stopping Mason short of a first
down on a fourth-and-1 situation and sealing Palomar's
victory. ... Had five tackles (three solo), a sack and a
tackle for a loss vs. Grossmont on Oct. 4. ...
Contributed four tackles (three solo) in a 38-14 victory
at Santa Ana on Oct. 18. ... Had three tackles (two
solo) in a 20-7 victory over Long Beach City College on
Oct. 25. ... Recorded four tackles (two solo) against
Fullerton on Nov. 1. ... Had five tackles (three solo)
as the Comets defeated Orange Coast 41-14 on Nov. 8 to
conclude a 7-3 regular season.
SEASON: Had 11 tackles, one for a loss, playing
for the Comets as a freshman.
SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Played for coach Paul Gomes at Escondido
ACADEMICS: Undecided major.
(Updated Dec. 3, 2008)