Tiffany Mitchell 2021 Season Review

Tiffany Mitchell

Height: 5-10

Position: Guard

Age: 27

Years Pro: 6

College: South Carolina

Drafted: By Indiana, first round, 2016 WNBA Draft (9th overall)

Overview: Tiffany Mitchell added a consistent presence to the Indiana Fever in the 2021 season. The sixth-year guard out of South Carolina averaged 12.0 points, 2.9 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 27.3 minutes per contest in 28 games, while starting a career-high 25 games. Her stellar free throw shooting also continued in 2021 shooting 88 percent from the charity stripe and holding firm to the sixth best free throw shooting percentage in WNBA history at 89.7 percent. Mitchell will carry the fifth longest regular season streak at 10 games of scoring at least 10 points into the 2022 WNBA season. During the 2021 season, Mitchell also ascended to third in made free throws with 532, as well as fifth in scoring with 1,775 points in franchise history.

Notable Achievements/Performances:

May 21: Mitchell handed out a season-high six assists against the Atlanta Dream.

June 9: Against the eventual WNBA champion Chicago Sky, Mitchell finished with a season-high 20 points on 7-of-14 shooting to go along with six rebounds.

July 9: Mitchell scored 10 points against the New York Liberty, which began her 10-game streak of consecutive games scoring in double figures.

August 15: For the second time in her WNBA career, Mitchell attempted at least 10 free throws in a game and made all of them. Ten of her 12 points came from the free throw line against the Los Angeles Sparks.