Associate Head Coach USPHL NCDC
Assistant Director NHJM Junior & Midget Program
Tony Dalessio is entering his 5th season as Associate Head Coach of the organizations top junior team helping them to an EHL Playoff Championship in his second season. Dalessio joins the Monarchs with an extensive background in hockey including: KHL North American scout, GM/Associate Head Coach Walpole Express in the Atlantic Junior Hockey League winning three consecutive AJHL Playoff Championships 2010-2012. Before Walpole Dalessio served as GM/Coach of the Northern Cyclones AJHL & MJHL from 2000-2009 and has also coached at numerous USA Hockey and Mass Hockey development camps.
Dalessio played his college hockey at UMass/Boston earning Cod Fish Bowl All Tournament and helping guide the Beacons to ECAC East Playoffs in his senior season. Before UMB Dalessio spent one season in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League playing for the Weyburn Red Wings. As a four year Varsity player at Burlington (MA) High School Dalessio guided the Red Devils to the MIAA division 1 State finals in 1992 and earned Hockey Night in Boston and Boston Globe All-Scholastic honors.
Tony resides in Burlington, MA either his wife Kristine and his sons Anthony (15) and Paul (13)