Dale Mitchell (ice hockey)
September 4, 1989|
Etobicoke, ON, Canada
|Height||5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)|
|Weight||211 lb (96 kg; 15 st 1 lb)|
|NHL Draft||74th overall, 2007
Toronto Maple Leafs
Mitchell was chosen 74th overall in the third round by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft from the Oshawa Generals of the Ontario Hockey League. 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 first ever hockey gold medal. Mitchell scored hat tricks in both the semi-final and final, including the tying and winning goals late in the third period in a 4-3 win over Cawthra Park.
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.
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.
- Dale Mitchell's career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Dale Mitchell's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
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