Barry Mitchell was inducted into the Swans Hall of Fame in 2012.
Best & Fairest 1991
All Australian 1988, 1991
Barry Mitchell played 170 games for the Swans from 1984 to 1992 and was one of the driving forces behind the team contesting the finals in 1986 and 1987. He was consistently one of the finest rovers in the AFL in his nine seasons with the Swans. Brave and skillful, Mitchell topped the Swans goalkicking with 35 goals in 1988 and won the Club’s Best and Fairest award in 1991. He was also a regular Victorian representative, playing nine games in the Big V, and winning the E.J. Whitten Medal as best Victorian player against Western Australia in 1991. Mitchell ended his Swans career at the conclusion of the 1992 season.