Cricket Tasmania would like to announce the signing of Mitch Owen who will be joining the Tigers Program for the 2020-21 Season with a Rookie Contract.

Mitch plays locally with New Town Cricket Club and is an aggressive top order batsman. He is looking to develop and become an all-rounder with his medium pace bowling.

“It’s very exciting to be contracted and something that I am very grateful for,” he says”

“I’m really looking forward to getting into training with the boys and seeing what opportunities can come for me in the future.”

Owen spoke about how it will start with the training for him and developing good habits.

“Training with the best players around will help me further my game and hopefully develop me for the long term,” he noted.

“I feel as though I am ready to take that next step, and with my National Championships as part of my experience, this rookie contract was definitely the next step.”