Veglucci joins Mustang hockey staff as assistant

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – SUNY Morrisville head men’s ice hockey coach Kevin Krogol announced the addition of Andrew Veglucci as assistant coach for the upcoming 2022-23 season.
 
“We’re very excited to have Andrew join the program,” Krogol said.
 
“His wide range of knowledge and experience has allowed him to step in and assist in all areas. I have no doubt his abilities, passion for the game, and work ethic will help our program to achieve new highs.
 
“I’m looking very forward to working with him as we continue to grow our program.”
 
Veglucci comes to Morrisville from Stony Brook University where he spent the past season as an assistant head coach for the men’s hockey program.
 
Under his guidance, he was responsible for recruiting across the United States and Canada with top level Junior League teams, while designing, developing and implementing practice sessions on ice. Veglucci also prepared and conducted all video sessions to improve individual and team tactics, while providing input on special teams for power play and penalty kill options.
 
Overseeing the offense and special teams, Veglucci also aided in the operation of the Stony Brook Seawolves High Performance Hockey Clinic, program fundraising, marketing and social media promotional efforts.
 
Veglucci is the founder and director of programming and player development for Veglucci Hockey, Inc., serving as the lead instructor for dynamic skating and skill development programming for all ages and skill level players in Coram.
 
In addition, he also served as a player programming and development advisor for Power Play Operations, LLC in Babylon, coaching the national spring and summer elite showcase team.
 
Veglucci spent six seasons with the Long Island Rebels Travel Hockey Organization as head coach, transitioning to the lead role after two years on the bench as an assistant, where he was responsible for the day-to-day management and operations of the team.
 
Veglucci earned his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Stony Brook in 2020.
 
SUNY Morrisville’s curricula are enriched with applied learning and pave the way for opportunity at both the Morrisville and Norwich campuses. An action-oriented, interactive learning lab, the college is a national leader in technology and has been lauded for its exemplary, innovative and effective community service programs.
 
The college was ranked among the Best Regional Colleges in the North by U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges 2022 issue and was among the top 10 performers for social mobility, and was also recognized in the Top Public Schools, Regional Colleges North in the 2022 Best Colleges rankings. For more information about SUNY Morrisville, visit www.morrisville.edu.

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