Yoder named to All-USA South Athletic Conference squad

Published 9:02 am Thursday, November 18, 2021

 

Brevard College’s Mitchell Yoder rushed for 220 yards in the Tornadoes’ loss to Methodist (Brevard College photo)

Former Polk County football standout Mitchell Yoder has been named to the All-USA South Athletic Conference second team, the conference announced Wednesday.

Yoder, a junior running back at Brevard College, rushed for a team-high 565 yards and six touchdowns this season for the Tornados. He had a career-high 220 yards, including a 97-yard touchdown run, in a 31-27 loss to Methodist College in October.

Yoder’s rushing total was the sixth-best in the conference and helped lead Brevard to a 6-4 record.