Assistant Equipment Manager Mark Riepe is a new addition to the Wolf Pack staff for the 2019-20 season.
Riepe came to the Wolf Pack from its ECHL affiliate, the Maine Mariners, for whom he worked in the franchise’s inaugural season of 2018-19, setting up the locker room operation from scratch.
Prior to that, Riepe worked in the Southern Professional Hockey League with the Peoria Rivermen, earning SPHL Equipment Manager of the Year honors in 2017-18. That was after a stint with the North American Hockey League’s Lone Star Brahmas, during which he that team to a Robertson Cup championship in 2016-17.
A native of Fort Worth, Texas, Riepe now lives in Hartford with his wife, Taylor, and their French Bulldog puppy, Kane.