Tascona, SamDate of Death: 2006-03-27
Date of Birth: 1928-03-03
Born in St. Boniface, Sam Tascona spent over 40 years in the Winnipeg minor hockey system as a coach, manager and as an instructor. He was a referee in minor, intermediate and senior hockey for many years. He enjoyed his role with minor hockey over those years and passed along his knowledge of the game to our players of tomorrow. Tascona also created an officiating program for young hockey people to train as referees and linesmen. He was active with oldtimers hockey as an instructor and organizer of an annual tournament.