Washington Capitals
Washington Capitals
Garrett Mitchell
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POSITION: Right Wing
HEIGHT: 5' 11"
SHOOTS: Right
WEIGHT: 186
BIRTHDATE: 09/02/1991
AGE: 22
BIRTHPLACE: Regina, SK, CAN
DRAFTED: WSH: 2009-175 overall
Career
2012-13: Appeared in 75 games for Hershey (AHL) ... Ranked t-5th on the Bears in goals (15), t-7th in assists (15) and t-6th in points (30) ... Skated in five playoff games for Hershey ... Registered one goal and four PIM during the postseason ... Scored a goal in Game 2 against Providence, his second career AHL playoff goal (4/28). 2011-12: Finished sixth on Hershey in penalty minutes ... Played in 67 games in his first full season of professional hockey ... Scored first professional goal on Oct. 28 at Springfield ... Tallied first professional multi-point game on March 16 at Adirondack ... Tallied first professional playoff goal on April 21 at Wilkes-Barre Scranton. 2010-11: Recorded career highs in goals (18), assists (34), points (52) and tied for his career best with 140 penalty minutes ... Tied for the team lead in penalty minutes, was second in goals and points and was third in assists ... Won the Bill Hicke Memorial Award as the most popular player and was named the M.P. (Mike) Kartusch Memorial Award winner for community involvement ... Named captain of the Regina Pats for the 2010-11 season ... Signed an entry-level contract with Washington on March 19, 2011 and appeared in two games with Hershey following the WHL season. 2009-10: Ranked 10th on Regina (WHL) in scoring (31 points) and fourth in PIM (110) ... Made his professional debut for Hershey (AHL) after his WHL season and was on the roster when the Bears won the 2010 Calder Cup. 2008-09: Recorded 10 goals and 15 points in 71 games for Regina … Led the Pats with 140 PIM.