Kenny Mitchell won the New York Golden Gloves three times. Mitchell won the 112lb Open Championships in 1978, 1979 and 1980. Mitchell was defeated in the 1977 112lb Sub-Novice Championship by Gino Gelormino. Mitchell trained at the Morrisania Youth Center in 1977 and 1978. In 1979 and 1980 Mitchell trained at the Fort Apache Boys Club. Both Gyms are located in the Bronx, New York. In 1978 and 1979 representing New York he won the 112 lb. Intercity Golden Gloves' championship.
| WBO Super Bantamweight Champion
1989 Apr 29 – 1989 Dec 9