One of the legendary coaches in Massachusetts high school history will be honored at the "Tribute to Bill Hanson" on Friday, May 20 at Agganis Arena.
Family, friends and former players will gather to honor and celebrate Hanson, who was the hockey coach at Catholic Memorial for nearly four decades, compiling 608 victories along with 20 Catholic Conference titles and 17 state championships. During Hanson's tenure, the Knights were voted national champions six times.
Please come to see old friends, share memories, and pay tribute to a hockey coaching legend. Cocktail Hour starts at 6 p.m., with dinner, speaking program and a tribute video from 7 to 10 p.m.
Net proceeds from the event will be donated in Coach Hanson’s name to the Mark Bavis Leadership Foundation (www.markbavisleadershipfoundation.org) and the Massachusetts Soldiers Legacy Fund (www.mslfund.org).
There will be a cash bar, and attire is evening business casual.
Individuals must purchase a single ticket to attend the event or be listed as a guest under a purchased Group Ticket. Tickets and names will be checked at the entrance the day of the event.
For tickets and other information, go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-tribute-to-coach-hanson-tickets-23951685135.