Byrd HS (Louisiana) Lacrosse Coach Karl Mitchell Dies

Coach Karl Mitchell of Byrd High School in Shreveport, LA passed away suddenly this past week at age 48. He is widely credited with developing and fostering numerous high programs in Louisiana and was also the USL Area Representative for the state.

Mitchell played high school in lacrosse in Baltimore and played collegiately at The Citadel.

Mitchell is survived by his wife, Nia, his sons, Brooks and Ian and daughter, Valentina, who will be a sophomore at Byrd. Services are pending.

For a full story, please visit the Shreveport Times web site.


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