Pinsky, a native of San Jose and a former San Jose Jr. Shark, is in his second season with the Barracuda in 2022-23 after spending the last six years with the ECHL’s Idaho Steelheads in various capacities. Most recently he served as the team’s video coach during all home games and was even on the bench for select home games as part of his graduate program at Boise State this past season.
Following his final year as a player with the Jr. Sharks 18U AAA, Pinsky would go on to play two games with the Aberdeen Wings in the NAHL in 2016-17 before playing four years of ACHA D II Hockey with the Broncos.
While at Boise State, Pinsky earned a master’s degree in athletic leadership and a bachelor of arts with an emphasis in production. In his role with the Barracuda, he will work hand-in-hand with head coach John McCarthy and his staff, assisting in various capacities, including cutting game clips, assisting with practice and more. Additionally, he will book and organize all team travel and lodging while on the road.