Sean Mitchell played in the Piqua-Troy rivalry for three years as a tailback. During this time, he scored seven touchdowns against the Trojans, leading his team to consecutive victories in 1990 and 1991. As a junior, Sean led the team in rushing with 1,785 yards and 15 touchdowns. He helped lead Piqua to their first ever OHSAA tournament appearance that season, with the team finishing as Regional Runner-Up to Princeton. He was selected 1st Team All-Conference, All-Dayton Area, and Honorable Mention for Southwest Ohio. By the time his high school football career had ended, Sean was third on the list for career rushing and scoring for Piqua. Currently, he is a junior high football coach with the Piqua program.