Bob enters his 28th season at the Academy. He is the leader of
the Bears nationwide recruiting efforts and through his direct
efforts, the Bears have consistently brought in outstanding
Bono was an assistant coach at St. Bernard’s High for 10 years prior to coaching at the Academy, as the Saints won a pair of state titles.
Bob has been a three-time selection to coach the Southeastern Connecticut entry in the Nutmeg games. His 1990 team won the gold medal.
Bono and his wife of 29 years, Doreen, have four children; Mike (27), Rob (25) and twin daughters Jaclyn and Lisa (24).