Rino is a seventh year asssistant for the Niagara College Knights Men's soccer team. He brings with him 30 plus years of experience at competitive youth and adult levels, including over 20 years of competitive playing experience.
Rino played high school soccer in Kitimat, British Columbia at Mount Elizabeth Secondary School. He went on to play for the Brock University Badgers from 1980 to 1984. Berardi has his 'Soccer for Life' certification with the Canadian Soccer League.
A retired elementary teacher from St. Christopher's school, Berardi had a leadership role in many sports within the school and Niagara Catholic District School Board. Rino and Head Coach Frank DeChellis have been coaching together since 1989.