NORFOLK – Norfolk Admirals General Manager Mike Butters announced today that forward Mitch Fadden will return to the Lethbridge Hurricanes of the WHL for his fifth full season of junior hockey.
Fadden, a fourth-round pick (107th overall) of the Tampa Bay Lightning from the 2007 NHL Entry Draft, had participated in Admirals training camp. The 6-foot, 188-pound center has played 277 games in the WHL between Lethbridge and the Seattle Thunderbirds, scoring 99 goals and 143 assists with 197 penalty minutes.
The 20th season of Admirals hockey officially kicks off on Friday and Saturday at Scope against the Hershey Bears.
To purchase tickets to any Admirals game, you may visit the Scope Box Office weekdays from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., visit any Ticketmaster outlet, call Ticketmaster at (757) 671-8100 or visit Ticketmaster online at www.ticketmaster.com. Don’t miss a minute of the action by purchasing your 2008-09 season tickets today. Stop by the Admirals’ Administrative Offices at Scope, call (757) 640-1212 weekdays from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or visit norfolkadmirals.com anytime!