Alberni Valley Bulldogs Sign Forward Josh Mitchell
June 4th 2009
Alberni Valley Bulldogs GM/Head Coach Nolan Graham announces the signing of (91) Forward Josh Mitchell.
Josh Mitchell, brother of current Bulldog Sam Mitchell, played last season with the Summerland Sting of the KIJHL. From Osoyoos, BC, Mitchell was the leading scorer for the Sting last season, and was 27th in KIJHL scoring last season. The 5’11” 170 lb forward scored 21 goals, 29 assists and 42 penalty minutes in 45 games.
“Josh is a great skating offensive forward, who sees the ice well, moves the puck well, and has the ability to put the puck in the net.” comments GM/Head Coach Nolan Graham. “Josh had many options for next season not only in our league but at the Major Junior level as well, I am very excited that Josh has decided to be a Bulldog next season.” said Graham. “Josh has the skill set and the ability to be a valuable offensive forward in the BCHL.” adds Graham.
For further information regarding this press release please contact GM/Head Coach Nolan Graham
Catch the interview with Josh this morning on 93.3 The Peak FM just after 8:10am. If you aren't in The Peak's listening area, visit our website at www.933thepeak.com to listen live via the internet.