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John Mitchell
John Mitchell

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Neenah, Wis.

High School:
Neenah

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 224

Position:
F

Prev. School/Team:
Indiana - USHL

Badger Bites
Shoots left ... born in 1986 ... parents are Jim and Liz ... has two siblings, Will (19) and Alyssa (16) ... attended Neenah High School ... spent the second semester of 2005-06 practicing with the Badgers ... wore No. 10 as a rookie before changing to No. 24 ... major is sociology ... tallest player on the team ... can dunk a basketball

2008-09 / Junior Season
Doubled his point total from the previous year up to 26 points ... shared the team lead with 15 goals ... goal total shared 10th in the WCHA ... led team with four game-winning goals to share fourth in the WCHA ... game-winning goals included victories against Michigan Tech (Nov. 7), Michigan State (Nov. 28) and at Minnesota (Feb. 7) ... posted two multi-goal contests ... named to the Badger Hockey Showdown All-Tournament Team after scoring game-winning and game-tying goals against Alabama Hunstville and Lake Superior State, respectively ... had five-point weekend (1g, 4 a) against Colorado College (Jan. 16-17)

2007-08 / Sophomore Season
Won Otto Breitenbach Most Improved Player Award as voted on by his teammates ... tied for third on the team in WCHA games with six goals ... his eight goals tied for fifth in all games ... scored a goal against Denver in the 2008 NCAA Midwest Regional semifinals ... posted first career multi-point contest on Feb. 9 with two assists against Michigan Tech

2006-07 / Freshman Season
Recorded his first career goal at Denver (March 10) ... recorded first career point as an assist against Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 21) ... played in 18 games

Before Mitchell Was a Badger
Skated for the Indiana Ice of the USHL during the 2005-06 season ... played seven games with the Green Bay Gamblers ... played football and tennis for Neenah High School from 2002-03 ... was chosen second-team all-conference for soccer in 2001-02 and volleyball in 2003-04 at Neenah

Stats

CAREER STATS
Overall
Year	GP	G	A	Pts.	SOG	Pen-Min	PP	SH	GW
2006-07	18	1	2	3	7	9-21	0	0	0
2007-08	40	8	5	13	65	19-49	0	0	0
2008-09	40	15	11	26	87	36-118	2	0	4
Totals	98	24	18	42	159	64-188	2	0	4

WCHA Year GP G A Pts. SOG Pen-Min PP SH GW 2006-07 12 1 1 2 4 7-17 0 0 0 2007-08 28 6 4 10 43 12-24 0 0 0 2008-09 28 8 9 17 50 28-102 1 0 2 Totals 68 15 14 29 97 47-143 1 0 2

Career Highs GAME Goals: 2 (2x); last vs. Northern Michigan, 1/3/09 Assists: 2 (3x); last vs. Colorado College, 1/17/09 Points: 3, vs. Colorado College, 1/16/09 Point Streak: 4, 1/10-30/09/ Multi-point Games: 7 Overtime Goals: None

SERIES Goals: 2, vs. Michigan Tech, 1/7-8/09 Assists: 4, vs. Colorado College, 1/16-17/09 Points: 5, vs. Colorado College, 1/16-17/09

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