Report: No. 6 ranked player in Virginia commits to Virginia Tech over Georgia

According to 247Sports, Three-star tight end James Mitchell is committing to Virginia Tech.

Mitchell, who attended Big Stone Gap (VA) Union High School, selected Virginia Tech over Duke and Georgia.

The 6-foot-4 prospect from the Class of 2018 was selected First-Team All-State at tight end, defensive back and punt returner.

At Virginia Tech, Mitchell will be playing as a hybrid tight end/wide receiver.

Mitchell will fit right in with a Hokies receiving corps that has excellent size such as 6-foot-4 Tre Turner  and 6-foot-2 Darryle Simmons.

Mitchell is the No. 6 overall recruit in Virginia according to the 247Sports Composite rankings.

Virginia Tech now has the No. 3 class in the ACC and No. 17 class in the nation for 2018.

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