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​​Carmine Casale III

​​Title:
​​Assistant Head Coach / Defensive Coordinator / Linebackers
​​Phone:
​​(518) 944-0740
​​Email:
​​Carmine Casale File
​​​Full Name:
​​Carmine Casale III
​​​Birthdate:
​​May 24, 1984
​​Place of Birth:
​​Troy, NY
​​​Hometown:
​​Troy, NY
​​​High School:
​​Troy High School '02
​​​College:
​​University of Rochester '06
​​Biography
Defensive Coordinator and Linebackers Coach, Carmine Casale enters his fifth season with the Irish and twenty-seventh year overall involved in organized football first as a player and now coach. Proudly, a fourth generation Troy, New Yorker, Carmine's football career includes: '02'-'05 Starter (ILB/OLB) NCAA Div. III University of Rochester Yellowjackets, Class of 2006 & four-year letter winner, honorary captain now alumni (15-25 Overall), Troy HS Flying Horses three-year varsity starter including '99 NYS Class "AA” State Championship (L Webster 35-18), '00 NYS Class "AA”  Semi-Finals (L New Rochelle 24-22), '01 NYS Class "AA” Section II Super Bowl Runner Up (L Bethlehem 35-6), '98,'99,'00 NYS Class "AA” Section II Super Bowl Champions, Team Captain 2001.

Carmine's career stretches back to 1992 when he first became involved through South Troy Pop Warner and instantly took the reins as a leader who soaked up football & contact through his veins. Self-motivated and contagiously energetic is Carmine's passionate intensity for the game, love of linebackers, defense and football culture.

Carmine spent ten years after college in direct outside sales, three years in sales & operations management and currently works as a traveling field inspector and auditor for Collateral Specialists, Inc. based from his home Carmine ensures quality over multiple divisions and across the eastern U.S.A. Carmine's late wife Brittany and in-laws are from Ontario Canada where he often can be found fishing or cooking.

Carmine, proudly and in honor of his late Troy HS teammate and friend, Dustin R. "Stork” Sickles, proudly inaugurated in 2018 the "Dustin R. Sickles Loyalty and Character Award". This award recognizes a player(s) profound loyalty and character exhibited continually by their Sacrifice, Team first attitude, Overcoming of adversity, Role commitment and Knack for exemplary performance.
​​Coaching Experience
​​Year
​​ Team
​​ Position
​​ Record
​​​​2006
​​​​University of Rochester
​​Assistant Coach / Linbackers / Defensive Ends
​​
​​​2009-2011
​​​Troy Fighting Irish
​​​Defensive Coordinator​​
​​
2018-Current​​​
Troy Fighting Irish
​​Defensive Coordinator​​
​​
2019-Current​​​
Watervliet High School
​​Varsity Assistant​​
​​
​​Playing Experience
​​Year
​​ Team
​​ Position
​​​​1999-2001
​​​​Troy High Flying Horses
​​Offensive Line / Linebacker
​​​2002-2005
​​University of Rochester Yellowjackets
​​​Linebacker​​