|North Bay Battalion|
|Owen Sound Attack|
|Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds|
|Acadie-Bathurst Titan||Baie-Comeau Drakkar|
|Blainville-Boisbriand Armada||Cape Breton Screaming Eagles|
|Charlottetown Islanders||Chicoutimi Sagueneens|
|Drummondville Voltigeurs||Gatineau Olympiques|
|Halifax Mooseheads||Moncton Wildcats|
|Quebec Remparts||Rimouski Oceanic|
|Rouyn-Noranda Huskies||Saint John Sea Dogs|
|Shawinigan Cataractes||Sherbrooke Phoenix|
|Val-d'Or Foreurs||Victoriaville Tigres|
Mitch Love, 29, is in his third year as an assistant coach since returning to Everett to begin his coaching career in 2011, coming full circle with the same organization he played for to complete his junior career. Love now finds himself working beside Kevin Constantine, the same head coach who mentored him for two seasons as a player in Everett and another with Houston of the American Hockey League.
A native of Quesnel, British Columbia, Love patrolled the blueline for Everett’s inaugural 2003-04 Western Conference Championship team before Captaining the 2004-05 squad in his final junior season. He still ranks fifth in ‘Tips history in career penalty minutes – despite playing only two years with the franchise. Love also played three earlier WHL seasons with the Moose Jaw Warriors and Swift Current Broncos, where he broke Dave “Tiger” Williams’ 29-year-old franchise record for penalty minutes in a single season (327 in 2002-03) – a record that still stands today.
Love signed a free agent contract with the Colorado Avalanche after graduating from Everett and went on to spend most of his six-year pro career in the American Hockey League. He appeared in 278 AHL games over five seasons, leading the league and setting a Houston Aeros’ franchise record with 34 fighting majors in 2008-09. Love concluded his playing career with the Central Hockey League’s Bossier-Shreveport Mudbugs in 2010-11, finishing with over 900 career penalty minutes and 30 points in a total of 325 professional contests.
Mitch and his wife Jenni reside in Mill Creek with their daughter Makenna and the family dog, Lexi.
PLAYING CAREER STATS:
|1999-00||Moose Jaw Warriors
|2000-01||Moose Jaw Warriors||WHL||51||5||4||9||97||-4|
|2001|| Moose Jaw Warriors - Playoffs
|2001-02||Moose Jaw Warriors||WHL||16||0||1||1||40||0|
|2001-02||Swift Current Broncos||WHL||52||5||11||16||132||+1|
|2002||Swift Current Broncos - Playoffs||WHL||12||0||0||0||37|
|2002-03||Swift Current Broncos||WHL||70||2||15||17||327||+14|
|2003||Swift Current Broncos - Playoffs||WHL||4||1||0||1||16|
|2004|| Everett Silvertips - Playoffs
|2005|| Everett Silvertips - Playoffs
|2005-06||Lowell Lock Monsters||AHL||27||0||4||4||68||-2|
|2006-07||Albany River Rats||AHL||69||1||5||6||184||-9|
|2007-08||Lake Erie Monsters||AHL||59||2||5||7||213||-14|
|2009||Houston Aeros - Playoffs||AHL||16||1||0||1||32|
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