Mount St. Charles Coach Bill Belisle passes away
WOONSOCKET, R.I. (WLNE)- The Mount Saint Charles Academy shared with the community the passing of Bill Belisle, the academy’s beloved, long-time hockey coach. He was 92-years-old.
Coach Belisle’s impact spans over five decades, with the Mounties achieving 32 state championships alongside the coach.
Belisle has coached more than 20 athletes who were drafted to NHL clubs, and more athletes coaching all levels of the sport.
Coach Belisle’s innovative coaching style mixed with understanding of the sport not only pushed his players to excel, but helped him find his place in the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame.
Information on services will be announced as soon as they become available.