Dale is from Steinbach, MB and won the 2002 Manitoba Provincial Midget championship with the Eastman Selects.

Dale played three seasons in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League and one in the Manitoba Junior Hockey League with the Nipawin Hawks and Selkirk Steelers.

After junior he returned to Manitoba and played one season with the University of Manitoba Bisons hockey program.

In 2006 he attended a tryout with the Dallas Stars Organization including their affiliate team, the Iowa Stars of the American Hockey League and the NHL prospects tournament in Traverse City, Michigan.

Dale played Professional hockey in the Central Hockey League with the Oklahoma City Blazers and Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees.

Dale played AAA senior hockey with the Southeast Prairie Thunder in seven Allan Cups, winning twice in 2012 and 2015.