Mitch Cain

#27 Mitch Cain

HOMETOWN Fort Frances, Ontario (USHL-Des Moines)

2014-15 / Senior
Appeared in 27 games as a senior... Posted five points (2g-3a)... Scored his first goal of the season at Minnesota (10/24/14)... Had 39 shots on goal and 13 blocked shots... WCHA All-Academic Team.

2013-14 / Junior
Appeared in all 38 games as a junior... Scored seven points (3g-4a)... Scored his first goal of the season against Minnesota State (11/2/13)...Registered a career high in points with two against Alaska-Anchorage (11/16/13)... Registered a career high shots on goal with four at Alaska (1/24/14).

2012-13 / Sophomore
Played in 32 games... Scored one point (0g-1a)... Scored his only point of the season with an assist at North Dakota (3/2/13)... Recorded a season high three shots on goal at Nebraska Omaha (10/26/12).

2011-12 / Freshman
Saw time in 12 games as a freshman... Capped his rookie campaign with a goal and four assists for five points... Was third among BSU newcomers in scoring... Opened his collegiate career on a three-game scoring streak... Netted a goal in collegiate debut at Colorado College (10/14/11)... Logged a helper in his final appearance of the season in a 3-0 victory over Alabama-Huntsville (12/16/11)... registered a season-best two shots on goal at Minnesota Duluth (10/29/11)... Finished the season with an even  plus/minus rating.

Prior to BSU
A forward for the Des Moines Buccaneers of the United States Hockey League (USHL), played in 58 of 60 contests for a team that tied for third in the USHL’s Western Division with 174 goals scored in 2010-11. Cain ranked second on the team in goals scored (19) and is fifth among his teammates in scoring with 27 points (18g-9a), which included five goals on the power play and a pair of game winners... Cain, posted at least a point in 20 games for the Buccaneers in 2010-11, which includes a streak of six points (5g-1a) in six games from March 4-19. He recorded four multi-point efforts and a pair of hat tricks.  His first hat trick of the season came in a 5-4 victory at Youngstown(12/29/10), while his final three-goal game came as the Buccaneers defeated Indiana 5-3 (3/26/11)... Des Moines was 16-4 when he registered a point... A two-year veteran of the USHL, Cain has accumulated 28-20=48 points in 116 games for Des Moines... The Buccaneers completed the 2010-11 season 29-25-6 to finish seventh in the Western Division standings... Prior to his time in the USHL, Cain piled up 26 goals and 36 assists for 62 points during the 2008-09 season for his hometown Fort Frances Jr. Sabres of the SIJHL and earned the league’s Best Defensive Forward Award.

Born June 28, 1991, Mitchell  Boyd Cain is the son of Ed and Lori Cain... Is majoring in physical education... Was an R.H. Peters scholarship recipient in 2012.

Career Highs
: 1, 7x, Last at Bowling Green (Nov. 22, 2014); Assists: 1, 11x, Last vs. Alaska Anchorage (Feb. 21, 2015); Points: 2, vs. Alaska-Anchorage (Nov. 16, 2013); SOG: 4, at Alaska (Jan. 24, 2014); PIM: 4, 2x, Last at Minnesota (Oct. 24, 2014).