Northeastern University, Assistant Coach
Carpenito most recently served as an assistant coach at Union College for the 2013-14 season. During his time with the Dutchwomen, Carpenito oversaw the development and execution of practices and was heavily involved in recruiting, scouting, film study and travel coordination. Carpenito also contributed to the development of the special teams’ units, including the Union power play, which ranked seventh in the nation (18.5%) last season.
Prior to Union, Carpenito spent two years as a varsity assistant coach and head junior varsity coach at Elmira College (Division III). In two years with the Soaring Eagles, the varsity team posted a 44-10-2 record, including a 29-5 mark in ECAC West play. Elmira won the 2013 Division III national championship with Carpenito behind the bench and had seven players named to the ECAC West All-Conference Team. With Carpenito’s assistance, Elmira led all Division III teams in scoring defense (1.10 goals per game) and ranked second nationally on the penalty kill with a 92.7-percent success rate.
Coach Carpenito joins the RinkSport staff for his 2nd summer!