The Woodbridge native was with Dusseldorf of the DEL German league last year but played just two games before suffering a season-ending concussion.
Catenacci spent five seasons with the Rangers, amassing 25 goals and 44 assists in his final season as captain.
My Italian is pretty non-existent, but you can read about the signing here. It appears Vipiteno has been promoted to the top tier after a year of relegation and that the squad is located in Northern Italy.
The town looks beautiful.