IAN MITCHELL
North American Skater - DENVER, NCHC
Final Rank:35Midterm Rank:45
Position:DefensemanShoots:Right
Height:5' 11"Weight:173
Born:January 18, 1999Hometown:Sturgeon County, Alta.
Born in:St. Albert, AB, CAN
Drafted: 2017: CHI (2nd Round / 57th Overall) 

• Mitchell collected 8-29—37 with the Spruce Grove Saints of the Alberta Junior Hockey League in the 2016-17 regular season (53 GP) and added 1-3—4 in the playoffs (10 GP).

• In 2015-16, Mitchell was named to the AJHL (North) All-Rookie Team after posting 6-21—27 in 54 regular-season games and 1-4—5 in 14 postseason contests.

• Internationally, Mitchell represented Canada at the 2017 Under-18 World Championship (0-2—2 in 5 GP) and the 2016 Ivan Hlinka Memorial (2-1—3 in 4 GP). He also skated with Canada West at the 2016 World Junior A Challenge (1-2—3 in 4 GP) and helped Canada White win a gold medal at the 2015 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge (2-3—5 in 6 GP).

• Mitchell has committed to the University of Denver for the 2017-18 season.

• Compares his style of play to Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie.

STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2018-2019CANADA (2019 WJC Championships)NATOUR51232
2016-2017SPRUCE GROVEAJHL538293734
2016-2017CAN (2017 IIHF U18 World Championship)ITLTOUR50220
2016-2017CAN U18 (Ivan Hlinka Memorial 2016)ITLTOUR42130
2015-2016SPRUCE GROVEAJHL54621278
2014-2015SPRUCE GROVEAJHL20000