VANCOUVER BC – The Vancouver Warriors are pleased to announce the re-signing of forward Mitch Jones to a multi-year agreement. pending NLL approval.
Jones, 27, from Delta BC, led the Warriors in goals (35), assists (48) and points (83), with both his assists and points totals establishing new career highs for Jones in a season. Mitch followed that up by winning the scoring title for the New Westminster Salmonbellies of the Western Lacrosse Association, leading the league with 90 points, including a WLA high 59 assists.
“Mitch is just hitting his prime and is one of the NLL’s emerging stars,” comments Warriors General Manager Dan Richardson. “We are looking forward to seeing what peaks Jones can lead our team to as we continue to reshape the Warriors into an NLL Championship contender.”
“I am excited to be a part of the Vancouver Warriors and can’t wait to get back to Rogers Arena,” states Jones. “I know that we are putting together something special here in the Lower Mainland and I am eager to show our great fans what our team is all about.”