Knights – Coaches/Contacts 2017


lovell Director: Lovell McDonnell

Lovell has been and is the most integral part of the American Legion Baseball system since its inception in the early 1980’s. He is also the Director of Facilities for Medicine Hat Baseball. His passion is baseball, he is all about the kids playing baseball. Lovell looks after diamond maintenance and scheduling for Medicine Hat Little League, High School Baseball and American Legion Baseball.

Phone: 403.527.7928 (Home) 403.548.5990 (Cell)Email:

Head Coach: Lane Aman

Lane enters his second year of coaching in the American Legion Program. He is returning after serving as the Knights assistant coach last summer. A graduate of the program, Lane played 1 season with the Knights and 3 with the Moose Monarchs. Lane graduated from McCoy in 2014, and went on to play 2 years at the Prairie Baseball Academy in Lethbridge. Currently he is an Assistant Coach with the McCoy Varsity Baseball Team as well as volunteering with the Challenger Division in the Medicine Hat Little League Program. In the fall, Lane will be returning to University of Lethbridge to continue working towards his Bachelor of Management Degree.



Assistant Coach: Intek Hong

Intek is entering his first year as a coach in the American Legion Program. He graduated from McCoy in 2014, before going on to play for the Prairie Baseball Academy JV team in Lethbridge for one year. Intek graduated just last year from the American Legion Program, having played 5 total years in the program, 2 with the MH Knights and 3 with the Moose Monarchs. Intek will be returning to The University of Lethbridge in the fall to complete his fourth and final year of his Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry, with the hopes to pursue a career in the medical field someday.



Assistant Coach: Chad Hodges

Born and raised in Medicine Hat, Chad played Little League growing up before going on to Vauxhall High School for his grade 11 & 12 years where he played for the Vauxhall Jets Academy Team. Chad played 3 years of American Legion all with the Moose Monarchs before accepting a scholarship to South Dakota State. Chad made All-Conference his junior year at SDSU and graduated with a Bachelors degree in Business Economics in 2015. Chad has experience coaching both the MH Knights and Moose Monarchs the summer of 2015 and 2016.