|Irish name||Nollaig Mistéil|
|Born||Kilcormac, County Offaly, Ireland|
|*Inter County team apps and scores correct as of 15:41, 29 June 2014.|
Born in Kinnitty, County Offaly, Mitchell first excelled at hurling in his youth. He made his senior debut with Offaly during the 1983-84 National League and immediately became a regular member of the team. During his career Mitchell won one Leinster medal as a non-playing substitute.
At club level Mitchell played with Kilcormac/Killoughey.
His retirement came following the conclusion of the 1984-85 National League.