The 19 year old Hamilton native scored 14 goals and 30 assists for 44 points in 56 games last season. Prior to this season, Nardi comitted to Lake Superior State for the fall of 2013.
Nardi's outgoing personality is a perfect fit for the role as team captain.
Mitch moves into the role as captain following in the footsteps of Coastal Conference MVP Alex Petan who is attending Michigan Tech University this fall.
He is complimented by a strong returning core of players that won 36 games last season. 9 players from last years Express team are returning for the 2012-13 season.