12 John Mitchell
12 John Mitchell
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 180
Bats/Throws: L/R
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Macon, Ga.
High School: Stratford Academy
Position: OF
Major: Interdisciplinary Studies
gp 36
avg .341
hr 3
rbi 42
r 34
sb 21

Honors:

  • USA South Player of the Week (April 22, 2019)
  • USA South All-Academic (2016-17)
  • Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll (2014 - Football at Mercer)

Career Game-by-Game Stats: 2017, 2018

2018 (RS-Junior): Appeared in 16 games, starting seven... Compiled a .357 batting average with four RBI and 10 runs scored... Hit a home run in a win at Sewanee (April 3)... Was a perfect 3-for-3 in stolen base attempts... Had a six-game hitting streak from April 3-20

2017 (RS-Sophomore): Appeared in five games, making his first start in a win over Methodist (Apr. 22)... Had his first collegiate hit in a loss to Berry (Mar. 28)... Also had a hit in a loss at Carson-Newman (Apr. 19)... Picked up USA South All-Academic honors

2015 (Redshirt-Freshman at Mercer): Was a backup quarterback for the Mercer football program

2014 (Freshman at Mercer): Member of the football program... Redshirted... Named to the SoCon Academic Honor Roll

High School: Attended Stratford Academy... Was an All-Region selection in baseball during senior year after batting .416 with a .511 on-base percentage... Led baseball team to final four at the state tournament in senior year... Three-year football starter... Named a 2013 GISA All-State selection after accounting for 36 total touchdowns... Owns the program’s all-time completion percentage mark, completing 69 percent of his passess ... Appeared in two state championship games at Stratford ... Also lettered on the track and field team

Personal: Parents are Johnny and Lisa Mitchell... Has two siblings, James and Mary Elaine... Brother, James, is a member of the Covenant men's basketball program... Father, Johnny, played college football at VMI... Favorite Bible verse is Psalm 91... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies

Mitchell's Single-Game Highs:

At Bats: 6, vs Berea -- March 15, 2019; at Brevard -- April 15, 2019
Hits: 4, vs Berea -- March 15, 2019; at Brevard -- April 15, 2019
Runs: 3, vs Emory and Henry -- Feb. 15, 2019
RBI: 6, vs Berea -- March 15, 2019

Recent Games
Apr 13 at Brevard L, 5-4
Apr 15 at Brevard W, 8-2
Apr 15 at Brevard W, 19-9
Apr 16 Berry L, 8-6
Apr 19 N.C. Wesleyan W, 25-17
Apr 20 N.C. Wesleyan W, 7-6
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 36 22
Plate appearances 167 106
At Bats 135 87
Runs 34 21
Hits 46 32
Doubles 6 5
Triples 5 3
Home Runs 3 1
Runs Batted In 42 25
Total bases 71 46
Walks 22 13
Hit by pitch 3 2
Strikeouts 36 21
Sacrifice Flies 4 1
Sacrifice Hits 3 3
Hit into double play - -
Stolen Bases 21 14
Caught Stealing 4 3
Batting Average .341 .368
On Base Percentage .433 .456
Slugging Percentage .526 .529
Appearances 0 0
Games started 0 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 0.0 0.0
Hits - -
Runs - -
Earned Runs - -
Walks - -
Strikeouts - -
Strikeouts per Game .00 .00
Doubles Allowed - -
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows - -
At Bats Against - -
Batting Average Against - -
Earned Run Average 0.00 0.00
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters - -
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed - -
Total Chances 75 54
Put Outs 68 48
Assists 3 2
Errors 4 4
Fielding Percentage .947 .926
Double Plays 1 1
Stolen Bases Allowed - -
Runners Caught Stealing - -
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage - -
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Feb 8 at Oglethorpe L, 5-0 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 3 - -
Feb 9 Oglethorpe W, 4-3 4 0 1 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Feb 9 Oglethorpe W, 11-9 3 2 2 - - - 0 1 - - -
Feb 15 Emory & Henry W, 17-5 4 3 2 - 1 - 2 2 1 1 -
Feb 16 Emory & Henry W, 7-1 3 0 1 - - - 2 - 2 1 -
Feb 16 Emory & Henry W, 8-5 3 2 2 - - 1 2 1 - 1 -
Feb 23 at Maryville   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Maryville   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at Maryville W, 4-2 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Feb 25 at Maryville W, 3-2 4 0 1 - - - 1 - 2 1 -
Mar 1 Wheaton (Ill.)   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Wheaton (Ill.) L, 3-1 3 0 0 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Mar 2 Wheaton (Ill.) L, 9-7 4 0 1 1 - - 2 - - - 1
Mar 5 Wittenberg L, 13-10 3 1 0 - - - 1 1 1 - -
Mar 8 at Averett L, 2-1 2 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 9 at Averett L, 11-10 3 1 1 1 - - 1 2 1 - -
Mar 9 at Averett W, 8-4 4 2 1 - - - 0 1 1 2 -
Mar 12 at Sewanee L, 12-7 2 0 0 - - - 1 1 2 - -
Mar 15 Berea L, 23-16 6 2 4 - 1 1 6 - - - -
Mar 16 Berea W, 19-7 3 2 0 - - - 1 2 1 - -
Mar 16 Berea L, 5-3 4 0 1 - - - 2 - - - -
Mar 20 Calvin W, 8-2 4 1 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 22 at LaGrange L, 14-3 4 0 2 - - - 1 - 2 - -
Mar 23 at LaGrange L, 6-2 3 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 23 at LaGrange L, 5-4 4 0 3 - - - 0 1 1 3 -
Mar 26 Sewanee W, 9-4 5 1 1 - - - 2 - 2 1 -
Mar 29 Huntingdon L, 12-10 5 0 1 1 - - 2 - 1 - -
Mar 30 Huntingdon W, 6-4 4 2 0 - - - 1 1 - 1 -
Mar 30 Huntingdon L, 16-1 3 1 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 2 at Berry L, 9-8 2 1 1 - 1 - 2 2 - 2 -
Apr 5 at Piedmont L, 8-2 4 0 1 - - - 1 - 2 1 -
Apr 6 at Piedmont L, 6-5 3 1 1 - - - 1 1 1 - -
Apr 6 at Piedmont L, 16-10 3 2 2 - - - 0 2 - 1 1
Apr 9 at Sewanee   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Birmingham Southern   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Brevard L, 5-4 4 1 1 - - - 1 - 1 1 -
Apr 15 at Brevard W, 8-2 4 1 1 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Apr 15 at Brevard W, 19-9 6 2 4 - 1 - 3 - 1 1 1
Apr 16 Berry L, 8-6 4 2 2 - - 1 3 - - 1 -
Apr 19 N.C. Wesleyan W, 25-17 5 4 4 3 1 - 3 2 - 3 -
Apr 20 N.C. Wesleyan W, 7-6 5 0 2 - - - 0 1 2 - 1
Apr 25 vs. Piedmont   - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Feb 8 at Oglethorpe L, 5-0 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 4
Feb 9 Oglethorpe W, 4-3 - - - 1 0 - - 1 - 4
Feb 9 Oglethorpe W, 11-9 - - - 2 0 - 1 - - 4
Feb 15 Emory & Henry W, 17-5 - - - 4 1 - 1 - - 6
Feb 16 Emory & Henry W, 7-1 - - - 1 0 - - - - 3
Feb 16 Emory & Henry W, 8-5 - - - 5 1 - 1 - - 4
Feb 23 at Maryville   - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Maryville   - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at Maryville W, 4-2 - - - 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 4
Feb 25 at Maryville W, 3-2 - - - 1 0 - - - - 4
Mar 1 Wheaton (Ill.)   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Wheaton (Ill.) L, 3-1 - - - 0 0 - 2 - - 4
Mar 2 Wheaton (Ill.) L, 9-7 - - - 2 1 - - 3 - 4
Mar 5 Wittenberg L, 13-10 - 1 - 0 0 - 2 - - 5
Mar 8 at Averett L, 2-1 - - 2 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Mar 9 at Averett L, 11-10 - - 1 2 1 - 2 - - 6
Mar 9 at Averett W, 8-4 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 5
Mar 12 at Sewanee L, 12-7 - 1 - 0 0 - - 1 - 4
Mar 15 Berea L, 23-16 - - - 9 2 - 1 1 1.00 6
Mar 16 Berea W, 19-7 - 1 - 0 0 - - 2 - 6
Mar 16 Berea L, 5-3 - - - 1 0 - 1 2 0.50 4
Mar 20 Calvin W, 8-2 - - - 1 0 - 2 - - 4
Mar 22 at LaGrange L, 14-3 - - - 2 0 - - - - 4
Mar 23 at LaGrange L, 6-2 1 - - 1 0 - - 1 - 4
Mar 23 at LaGrange L, 5-4 - - - 3 0 - - - - 5
Mar 26 Sewanee W, 9-4 - - - 1 0 - 2 - - 5
Mar 29 Huntingdon L, 12-10 - - - 2 1 - 3 - - 5
Mar 30 Huntingdon W, 6-4 - - - 0 0 - 3 1 3.00 5
Mar 30 Huntingdon L, 16-1 - - - 1 0 - - 1 - 3
Apr 2 at Berry L, 9-8 1 - - 3 1 - 1 - - 5
Apr 5 at Piedmont L, 8-2 - - - 1 0 - 1 - - 4
Apr 6 at Piedmont L, 6-5 - - - 1 0 - - 1 - 4
Apr 6 at Piedmont L, 16-10 - - - 2 0 - 1 - - 5
Apr 9 at Sewanee   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Birmingham Southern   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Brevard L, 5-4 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 4
Apr 15 at Brevard W, 8-2 1 - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 5
Apr 15 at Brevard W, 19-9 - - - 6 1 - 1 - - 6
Apr 16 Berry L, 8-6 - 1 - 5 1 - 1 2 0.50 5
Apr 19 N.C. Wesleyan W, 25-17 - - - 9 4 - - 1 - 7
Apr 20 N.C. Wesleyan W, 7-6 - - - 2 0 - 1 - - 6
Apr 25 vs. Piedmont   - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 8 at Oglethorpe L, 5-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 9 Oglethorpe W, 4-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 9 Oglethorpe W, 11-9 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 15 Emory & Henry W, 17-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 16 Emory & Henry W, 7-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 16 Emory & Henry W, 8-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 23 at Maryville   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Maryville   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at Maryville W, 4-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 25 at Maryville W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 1 Wheaton (Ill.)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Wheaton (Ill.) L, 3-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 2 Wheaton (Ill.) L, 9-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 5 Wittenberg L, 13-10 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 8 at Averett L, 2-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 9 at Averett L, 11-10 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 9 at Averett W, 8-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 12 at Sewanee L, 12-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 15 Berea L, 23-16 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 16 Berea W, 19-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 16 Berea L, 5-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 20 Calvin W, 8-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 22 at LaGrange L, 14-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 23 at LaGrange L, 6-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 23 at LaGrange L, 5-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 26 Sewanee W, 9-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 29 Huntingdon L, 12-10 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 30 Huntingdon W, 6-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 30 Huntingdon L, 16-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 2 at Berry L, 9-8 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 5 at Piedmont L, 8-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 at Piedmont L, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 at Piedmont L, 16-10 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 9 at Sewanee   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Birmingham Southern   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Brevard L, 5-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 15 at Brevard W, 8-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 15 at Brevard W, 19-9 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 16 Berry L, 8-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 19 N.C. Wesleyan W, 25-17 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 20 N.C. Wesleyan W, 7-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 25 vs. Piedmont   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 8 at Oglethorpe L, 5-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Oglethorpe W, 4-3 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 9 Oglethorpe W, 11-9 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 15 Emory & Henry W, 17-5 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 16 Emory & Henry W, 7-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Feb 16 Emory & Henry W, 8-5 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Maryville   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Maryville   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at Maryville W, 4-2 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 25 at Maryville W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 1 Wheaton (Ill.)   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Wheaton (Ill.) L, 3-1 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 2 Wheaton (Ill.) L, 9-7 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 5 Wittenberg L, 13-10 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 8 at Averett L, 2-1 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Averett L, 11-10 6 5 0 1 .833 - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Averett W, 8-4 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 12 at Sewanee L, 12-7 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 15 Berea L, 23-16 1 0 0 1 .000 - - - - - -
Mar 16 Berea W, 19-7 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 16 Berea L, 5-3 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 20 Calvin W, 8-2 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 22 at LaGrange L, 14-3 4 3 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 23 at LaGrange L, 6-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 23 at LaGrange L, 5-4 2 1 0 1 .500 - - - - - -
Mar 26 Sewanee W, 9-4 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 29 Huntingdon L, 12-10 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 30 Huntingdon W, 6-4 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 30 Huntingdon L, 16-1 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 2 at Berry L, 9-8 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 5 at Piedmont L, 8-2 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 6 at Piedmont L, 6-5 3 2 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 6 at Piedmont L, 16-10 5 4 0 1 .800 - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Sewanee   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Birmingham Southern   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Brevard L, 5-4 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 15 at Brevard W, 8-2 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 15 at Brevard W, 19-9 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 16 Berry L, 8-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 19 N.C. Wesleyan W, 25-17 5 5 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 20 N.C. Wesleyan W, 7-6 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 25 vs. Piedmont   - - - - - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2016-17 5 5 2 2 1 - - 0 - 2 - - .400 .500 .600
2017-18 16 28 10 10 - - 1 4 7 11 3 - .357 .500 .464
2018-19 36 135 34 46 6 5 3 42 22 36 21 4 .341 .433 .526
Total 57 168 46 58 7 5 4 46 29 49 24 4 .345 .447 .518
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2016-17 5 1 - - 3 1 - - 1 - 6
2017-18 16 1 - - 13 1 1 5 2 2.50 36
2018-19 36 3 4 3 71 14 - 32 25 1.28 167
Total 57 5 4 3 87 16 1 37 28 1.32 209
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2016-17 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2017-18 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2018-19 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2016-17 5 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
2017-18 16 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
2018-19 36 75 68 3 4 .947 1 - - - - -
Total 57 78 71 3 4 .949 1 - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 36 135 34 46 6 5 3 42 22 36 21 4 .341 .433 .526
Conference 22 87 21 32 5 3 1 25 13 21 14 3 .368 .456 .529
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 19 75 23 26 5 3 3 29 12 15 9 2 .347 .422 .613
Away 17 60 11 20 1 2 - 13 10 21 12 2 .333 .446 .417
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 16 65 22 23 3 3 1 18 11 17 12 2 .354 .449 .538
Losses 20 70 12 23 3 2 2 24 11 19 9 2 .329 .419 .514
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February 8 29 7 9 - 1 1 7 4 11 4 - .310 .394 .483
March 18 66 13 18 3 1 1 20 10 17 7 1 .273 .362 .394
April 10 40 14 19 3 3 1 15 8 8 10 3 .475 .569 .775
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 36 3 4 3 71 14 - 32 25 1.28 167
Conference 22 2 1 3 46 9 - 19 17 1.12 106
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 19 - 3 - 46 11 - 21 14 1.50 90
Away 17 3 1 3 25 3 - 11 11 1.00 77
Neutral - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Wins 16 1 1 - 35 7 - 15 9 1.67 78
Losses 20 2 3 3 36 7 - 17 16 1.06 89
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February 8 - - - 14 2 - 4 4 1.00 33
March 18 1 3 3 26 5 - 21 14 1.50 83
April 10 2 1 - 31 7 - 7 7 1.00 51
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Conference 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Away 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Neutral - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Wins 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Losses 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
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February 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
March 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
April 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 36 75 68 3 4 .947 1 - - - - -
Conference 22 54 48 2 4 .926 1 - - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 19 36 35 0 1 .972 - - - - - -
Away 17 39 33 3 3 .923 1 - - - - -
Neutral - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 16 33 33 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Losses 20 42 35 3 4 .905 1 - - - - -
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February 8 13 13 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
March 18 36 32 1 3 .917 1 - - - - -
April 10 26 23 2 1 .962 - - - - - -