|National team Canada|
Height 1.75 m
Role Ice hockey player
|Name Dale Mitchell|
Career start 2008
Weight 91 kg
|Born April 9, 1989
Etobicoke, ON, Canada (1989-04-09) |
team Former teams Odense Bulldogs AHL Toronto Marlies Syracuse Crunch ECHL Reading Royals San Francisco Bulls EBEL Dornbirner EC
NHL Draft 74th overall, 2007 Toronto Maple Leafs
Ryan stanton vs dale mitchell sep 11 2010
Dale Mitchell (born April 9, 1989) is a Canadian professional ice hockey forward. He is currently playing for the Odense Bulldogs in the Metal Ligaen.
- Ryan stanton vs dale mitchell sep 11 2010
- Dale mitchell game 2 2010 ohl final
- Playing career
Dale mitchell game 2 2010 ohl final
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 Cam Lindsay, 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.
Mitchell returned to the OHL in the 2008–09 season with the Windsor Spitfires.
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.
Since the summer of 2008 Mitchell spends his summers playing for the Prairie Dogs in the Streetsville Hockey League (SHL). Dale has helped the Prairie Dogs win three league titles (2010, 2011 and 2015).
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.
For the 2014–15 season, Mitchell signed with the Odense Bulldogs of the Metal Ligaen in Denmark. Dale Mitchell resigned with Odense Bulldogs for the 2015–16 season after an early playoff exit, him personally wanting to be a part something bigger next season. After ending up as 2015–16 Metalligaen topscorer, but losing in first-round game 7, Mitchell at first did not resign with the Bulldogs, instead he wanted to try other leagues. On May 27th Mitchell, surprisingly announced that he would be returning to the Odense Bulldogs for another season.