Students and faculty at Woonsocket High School are mourning the loss of athletic director George Nasuti. He died Tuesday night, the school community received the news Wednesday morning.
Nasuti’s family said he was refereeing a basketball game in Burrillville Friday night when he fell and hit his head on the court. The Woonsocket Call reports that Nasuti then went into a coma.
Woonsocket Superintendent Giovanna Donoyan sent out a statement to the school community notifying them of Nasuti death, “we are all better people for having George in our life.”