|MARYMOUNT ACADEMY INTERNATIONAL TO NAME NEW SOCCER FIELD IN HONOUR OF FORMER STUDENT MAURO BIELLO|
MONTREAL, SEPTEMBER 25, 2017 – Marymount Academy International at 5100 Côte St. Luc Road in NDG will formally inaugurate Mauro Biello Field on Tuesday, October 3 (10 am) with the former student and Montreal Impact soccer team head coach on hand for the ceremony.
Biello attended Marymount from 1984 to 1989. Prior to that he was a student at St. Monica Elementary School. His children presently attend EMSB schools. “My favourite Marymount memory would be all the great friendships I made over the years and still have today,” he says. “Marymount was a platform for me to learn and grow, as a student and person, which has helped me in my career.”
Biello is in his second year as Impact head coach and director of player personnel after being appointed on November 11, 2015, after three months as interim head coach. He is also in his eighth year with the Impact coaching staff, including four as assistant coach in Major League Soccer, following a 19-year professional playing career, including 16 seasons in Montreal.
Biello played college soccer at Vanier College and Concordia University. He currently holds his Canadian A and B Licences. He is fluent in English, French and Italian and is currently working on his Spanish
Michael J. Cohen