8U Elite

SUNRISE, FL - SEPTEMBER 28: Florida Panthers Tampa Bay Lightning at the BB&T Center on September 28, 2017 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/The Florida Panthers) *** Local Caption ***

Head Coach: Anthony Perdicaro

Anthony Perdicaro, a native of South Florida, joined the Panthers Ice Den in June 2015. He began his hockey career right here in South Florida playing for The Planet Ice Predators before moving to New York playing for the Long Island Gulls AAA program. From there, Anthony was drafted to the OHL's Sault STE Marie Greyhounds. Anthony Played Jr. Hockey for 4 years and then moved on to a 7 year professional career. During Anthony's time in Junior and Pro hockey he was coached and mentored by many current and ex-NHL head coaches. Anthony has now dedicated himself to youth hockey in South Florida. Being one of the first players from the area to play Pro hockey he is very excited to be a part of growing the game of hockey in South Florida.