Hometown: Virginia Beach,
VA (Bishop Sullivan Catholic HS)
ESPN: #24 Overall, #2 LB, #2 VA
#20 Overall, #1 LB, #1 VA
#13 Overall, #2 LB, #1 VA LB
#134 Overall, #8 ILB, #2 VA
Mitchell is an elite linebacker prospect
Elite 2018 inside linebacker Teradja Mitchell from Virginia Beach, VA has Clemson in his top group recently according to multiple reports. His five schools that were standing out to him were Alabama, Clemson, Florida State, LSU and Ohio State.
Back during his birthday on Feb. 2, his top schools were Alabama, Florida, Penn State, USC, LSU, Clemson, Georgia, Virginia Tech, Michigan, Ohio State, and Florida State.
He has national offers Alabama, Auburn, Clemson, Duke, East Carolina, Florida, Florida State, Georgia, LSU, Maryland, Miami, Michigan, Michigan State, Navy, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Carolina State, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Penn State, South Carolina, Tennessee, UCLA, USC, Virginia, Virginia Tech, and others. The talented linebacker grew up a big fan of the LSU Tigers.
Defensive coordinator Brent Venables is Mitchell's recruiter of record for Clemson.
As a freshman, his team finished the season with a 7-4 record. Some of the accolades after the season for him included All-Coastal Conference linebacker, Max Prep All-American, Bayside defensive MVP, and he was ranked among the Top 70 freshman in the country.
An interesting side note is that he is the seventh child out of 11 in his family.
He plans to visit Ohio State for their spring practice on April 8 and reportedly will commit sometime next year.