Kirpas is in his first year as a part of the women's basketball coaching staff in 2018-19 and will be his first year assistant coach of the Crusaders.
Kirpas makes his way back to Holy Cross after spending four years here as an undergraduate student from 2010 to 2014. During his time as a Crusader, he worked with the women's basketball program as the student director of basketball operations. After graduation, Kirpas went on to working at the University of Rhode Island as the video coordinator where he was responsible for all filming software and exchange.
In 2016, he moved on to work as the operations coordinator at Brown for the women's basktball program. His responsibilities included handling all aspects of team travel, budget, administration and fundraising. He was promoted in 2017 to the assistant coach of the Brown Bears' program. Kirpas helped coach the team to a 15-12 record, which included the best start in program history (12-1) and a 10-game win streak.
Kirpas also received his master's degree in sports management from Providence in 2017.