Dale Mitchell (ice hockey)
April 9, 1989|
Etobicoke, ON, Canada
|Height||5 ft 9 in (175 cm)|
|Weight||212 lb (96 kg; 15 st 2 lb)|
San Francisco Bulls
|NHL Draft||74th overall, 2007
Toronto Maple Leafs
He attended Streetsville Secondary School in Mississauga, where he played for the Streetsville Tigers. Mitchell, with his mentor and linemate Kevin Peplow, were able to bring Streetsville their only hockey gold medal to date. Mitchell scored hat tricks in come from behind wins in both the semi-final over the Iona Dolphins and final, including the tying and winning goals late in the third period, in a 4-3 win over the Cawthra Park Panthers. The 04/05 hockey team and the play-off run is still regarded as one of the greatest in the school's history. He was named the teams MVP at season's end.
Mitchell signed an entry level contract with the Maple Leafs on May 4, 2008, and was subsequently sent down to the Marlies during their 2007–08 AHL playoff run. Mitchell spends his summers training with the Prairie Dogs in the MAHL.
After attending the Maple Leafs' 2009 pre-season training camp, Mitchell was assigned to the Marlies on September 19, 2009. Shortly after 9 games to start the 2009–10 AHL season with the Marlies, he was demoted back to junior, relinking with the Spitfires. As a member of the Spitfires, Mitchell won back to back Memorial Cups
On August 5, 2012, Mitchell signed to a one-year contract with EC Dornbirner of the Austrian Hockey League. He finished the season third in team scoring, with 39 points (13 goals, 26 assists) in 52 games.
On September 24, 2013, Mitchell returned to North America, signing with the San Francisco Bulls of the ECHL. On January 27, 2014, however, the San Francisco Bulls announced they were ceasing operations effective immediately, leaving Mitchell and all players on an ECHL contract with San Francisco as free agents. He then signed with Dornbirner EC of the Erste Bank Eishockey Liga in Austria.
Regular season and playoffs
|2013–14||San Francisco Bulls||ECHL||25||11||12||23||22||—||—||—||—||—|
|2006||Canada Ontario||U-17 WHC||5||1||1||2||8|
- Dale Mitchell's career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Dale Mitchell's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
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