A native of Layton, UT, Beau played youth hockey for the Golden Spike Hockey Association until his Midget Minor season. After completing his u18 season he moved on to play junior hockey for the Bonneville Pontiacs of the Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL).
Beau then played for the University of Utah where he finished as the top scorer in the nation during the 2010-2011 season (89 points in 36 games) and holds the career points per game record for the Utes with 207 points in 110 games. Bertagnolli graduated from the U with a degree in Exercise and Sports Science and has been coaching in Utah for several years.[contact-form-7 id=”61470″ title=”Defensive Coach”]