Thorpe HS, Cle Elum HS, Mason JH, Stadium HS, University of Puget Sound
Hall of Fame Class of 1995
Mitch Angelel graduated from Central Washington University in 1925 and began his teaching and coaching career in Thorpe and Cle Elum. In 1929, he began a 40 – year tenure at Mason Junior High School in Tacoma. He coached several sports but track and field was his first love and his teams were perennial champions. He also coached at University of Puget Sound and had two undefeated years at Stadium High School. Mitch organized the Tacoma Track and Field Club and was instrumental in developing the Pierce County and Pacific Northwest Junior Olympics program. He was active in track and field until he passed away in 1992.