Shawn Irwin, Head Coach
Chris Durham, Offensive Coordinator
Chris was a Scona Quarterback in the 80’s before moving on to the Edmonton Huskies for five seasons. After tackle football, he continued playing the game for over 25 years in the Edmonton Flag Football League, helping earn over a dozen A division league titles, 6 provincial finals and an OMVP trophy. He previously coached quarterbacks with McNally High School and youth soccer with Victoria Soccer Club. Chris teaches Broadcasting at NAIT after a long career in the media. This is Chris’ fourth season working with Scona.
Rocky Hanson, Defensive Back Coach
Rocky graduated from Strathcona High School in 1984. He went on to play Junior football for the Edmonton Huskies. He also played at Dickinson State University and was drafted by the Toronto Argos. Rocky rejoined the Lords’ coaching staff three seasons ago, after previously coaching from 2011-13.
Tyler Kelly, Wide Receivers Coach
Originally from British Columbia, Tyler has called Edmonton home for the last nine years. He has spent the past five seasons as an assistant coach with the Edmonton Chargers Football Club, helping the team to win a city championship. He has also coached high school basketball and youth baseball in B.C. When not coaching he is an avid trail runner.
Scott Fielding, Trainer
Scott has served as a trainer for a number of football teams over the years.
Sydney Hanson, Team Manager
Sydney is in grade 11 at Strathcona. She is excited to be able to learn the ropes as she will take the lead next year! She has an active career in cheer and dance.
Dawn Kierstead, Assistant Team Manager
Dawn is in grade 10 at Scona and is helping manage the team as well as taking pictures.
Amelie Will, Assistant Team Manager
Amelie is in grade 10 and is excited to be helping manage the Scona Lords