Kilmoyley, County Kerry, Ireland
Born in Kilmoyley, County Kerry, Fitzell first excelled at hurling during his schooling at Causeway Comprehensive School. He arrived on the inter-county scene at the age of seventeen when he first linked up with the Kerry minor team before later joining the under-21 side. He made his senior debut during the 2014 league. Fitzell quickly became a regular member of the starting fifteen and has won one Christy Ring Cup medal.
At club level Fitzell plays with Kilmoyley.
- Christy Ring Cup (1): 2015
- National League (Division 2A) (1): 2015
- All-Ireland Under 21 B Hurling Championship (1): 2013
- All-Ireland Minor B Hurling Championship (1): 2012
- Keane, Pat (6 June 2015). "Shane Nolan kelps Kerry make it third time lucky in Christy Ring". Irish Times. Retrieved 18 July 2015.