|Alma Mater:||St. Cloud State|
Eric Kupka, now in his fourth year as UND's equipment manager, joined the staff in August 2014 after having spent the 2013-14 season as the head equipment manager of the Dubuque Fighting Saints of the United States Hockey League (USHL).
Prior to his stint in Dubuque, Kupka spent five years as a student equipment manager for both the men’s and women’s hockey programs at St. Cloud State University. He also twice worked with USA Hockey as an assistant equipment manager for the women’s national team development camps and spent the summer of 2013 as the clubhouse and equipment manager for the St. Cloud Rox of the Northwoods Baseball League.
Kupka is a native of Zimmerman, Minn.