This will be Kapelmaster’s rookie season with the Americans.
He has spent the last four seasons in the NCAA at Ferris State University and Robert Morris University. In those four seasons, the Coral Springs, FL native had a record of 29-26-18 in 78 games played. His best season with the Petes came in 2016-17, where he had a GAA of 2.22, SV % of 0.930, and a 10-4-3 record. In that season, he was also named to the NCAA (WCHA) Third All-Star Team.
The 6-foot-1 netminder signed with the team on January 14th, 2021.