For eleven years, Eric Albano "Coach Bano" was an enthusiastic and dedicated coach for MSHS soccer team. He assisted with implementing the first youth soccer training clinics for girls/boys ages 5 + up and also coached youth basketball.

Eric was not only a coach, he was a mentor, a friend to many, a hard worker, an athlete, a Hokie, a Jimmy Buffet parrot head, a fiddler, an active community citizen/supporter and a natural comedian with a great big heart and a kind word for everyone.