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  Mitch Longo

Mitch  Longo

Player Profile


Mayfield, Ohio

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 185



@Ohio_Baseball Defeated In Series Opener At UAB

Longo, Gaertner each tally three hits for Bobcats in loss to Blazers.


@Ohio_Baseball Solidifies Series Sweep, 8-4

Geist allows just one earn run in start


Bobcats fall to Georgia State, 10-8

Wells hits third homer of the season


@Ohio_Baseball takes on Georgia State in three-game series

Bobcats fight to remain undefeated


Bobcats down Longwood, 13-2

Ohio's 5-0 record remains perfect

2015: Member of 2015 Mid-American Conference Championship winning team ... 2015 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division I Mideast All-Region Second Team ... 2015 MAC Player of the Year ... Joined Marc Krauss (2009) as the only Bobcats to receive MAC Player of the Year honors ... First Team All-MAC selection ... Started all 57 games ... Batted a team-best .357 with a team-best .498 slugging percentage and a team-best .421 on-base percentage, tallying a team-high 86 hits -- including 13 doubles (second on the team) and a team-high seven home runs -- to go along with 49 RBI (second on the team) and 53 runs scored (second on the team) ... Tallied a team-high 24 multi-hit games and 11 multi-RBI games (second on the team) ... Started all 27 conference games and batted .365 with a .548 slugging percentage and a .413 on-base percentage, posting 42 hits -- including nine doubles and four home runs -- to go along with 25 RBI and 26 runs scored ... Started all four MAC Championship tournament games, batting .267 with a .467 slugging percentage and a .389 on-base percentage, logging four hits -- including a home run -- to go along with an RBI and a run scored ... Started both NCAA Championship Champaign Regional games, hitting .333 with three hits -- including a double -- to go along with two RBI and a run scored ... Earned spot as the designated hitter of the All-Champaign Regional Team.

Started in all 34 appearances over the 51 game season ... Held a .346 batting average ... Posted 46 hits and drove in 16 runs ... Hit seven doubles, two triples, two home runs and stole seven bases ... Had 12 multiple-hit games and four multiple RBI games ... Tied for the longest hitting streak, recording hits in 11 games ... Held the second highest reached base streak on the team, at 13 ... Hit two doubles against Youngstown State on March 26.

Prior to Ohio: Comes to Ohio as the fourth ranked position player and the 13th overall ranked player in the state of Ohio according to PrepBaseballReport.com ... Three-year letterman ... 2-Time All Ohio (1st Team 2013, 2nd Team 2012) ... 2-Time NOC Player of the Year (2012-13) ... News-Herald Player of the Year (2013) ... Plain Dealer All-Star (2012-13) ... Mizuno OHSCA All-Star (2013)... Was named as the team captain for his senior year... As a junior ... Posted a batting average of .540 during his junior campaign en route to earning All-Star Honors by the Cleveland Plain Dealer and the News-Herald ... His .540 batting was tops among Cleveland area hitters ... Helped his squad to the 2012 State Division I Regional I District Championship ... In the State Regional Semifinals, he went 4-for-4 with a triple, a double and drove in four RBI ... Coached by Don Ramer.

Personal: Born January 12, 1995 ... Son of Mark and Lisa Longo ... Has three siblings - Lee (brother), Jack (brother) and Chelsey (sister) ... Older brother Lee played baseball at Eastern Michigan ... His uncle Dave is an Ohio University alum and competed in both cross country and swimming ... Majoring in Communication Studies ... Lists his favorite athlete as Josh Hamilton and the Cleveland Browns as his favorite football team.