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Dan Rolfes
Director/Coach/Trainer

  • President – Knights Basketball Academy

  • 19 seasons as Head Coach at Incarnate Word Academy • 2-year head coach at Rosary High School

  • 4-year Saint Louis University Women’s Basketball Assistant Coach

  • Won 8 State Championships in 2006, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017,2018

  • 14 Final Fours • Career record as varsity head coach 545 - 82

  • Career record at IWA 504 – 71

  • Career record at Rosary 41 - 11

  • In 19 years at Incarnate Word 44 players have went on to play in college, 26 Division I

  • 2014 Max Preps National Coach of the year • 8 X Missouri Coach of the Year (2006, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018)

  • WBCA High School All American Coach 2010

  • Missouri Sport Hall of Fame

  • Missouri Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame

  • 2011 Missouri Athletic Club Jack Buck Award – High School Coach of the Year

  • USA U16 National Basketball Assistant Coach

  • Incarnate team ranked nationally in top 25 12 times in 19 years

  • Finished 2014 season ranked #2 in the nation in USA Today, Max Preps, & ESPN


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Kris Lovette
Director/Coach/Trainer

  • Director of Player Development – Knights Basketball Academy

    • Incarnate Word Academy Assistant Varsity Coach (2011-2015)

    • Record as Assistant Coach at IWA 117-9

    • State Championships while Assistant at IWA 2013,2014 and 2015

    • Collegiate player for 4 years

    • Youth trainer and coach 20 years

    • 2017-2018 Head Coach-17U Girls (5 Division 1 players, 2 Division 2 players, 1 Division 3 player and 1 NAIA player)

    • 2018-2019 Head Coach 15U Boys

    • 2018-2019 Head Coach 14U Girls

    • Missouri Sport Hall of Fame

        


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Dave Montandon
Director/Coach/Trainer

  • Vice President – Knights Basketball Academy

    • Assistant Coach Incarnate Word Academy

    • Collegiate Player 4 years

    • defensive player of the year NJCAA Meramec CC

    • defensive player of the year NAIA Show-Me Collegiate Conference Lindenwood

    • JCC High School Player of the year 89’

    • Youth Trainer and Coach 15 years

    • Head Coach KBA 17U girls’ team

    • KBA 2026 boys Academy Team Coach

    • KBA 2025 Boys Academy Team Coach

    • KBA 2024 Boys Academy Team Coach

    • KBA 2024 Girls Academy Team Coach

    • Volunteer coach with Disabled Athletic Sports Association (DASA) coaching tennis, basketball, and archery

    • Missouri Sport Hall of Fame

        


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John Duff
Director/Coach/Trainer

  • Director of Basketball Operations – Knights Basketball Academy

    • Scored over 1600 career points at Washington High School.

    • Collegiate player at St. Louis University for 4 years. Went to the NIT Championship Game in 1989 and 1990.

    • 1988-89 Billikens team post best record in school history with 27 wins 

    • In the top ten for 3pt field goal percentage in the MCC Conference.

    • Youth trainer and coach 27 years

    • Nerinx Hall Varsity Head Coach 2017-2019

    • De Smet Jesuit High School Assistant Varsity Coach 2019

    • Head Coach KBA 2023 Boys- Academy and Elite teams


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Chris Wilkenson
Coach/Trainer

  • Varsity Coach - boys and girls (Fox High School and Dupo High School)

  • Assistant Varsity Coach - boys and girls

  • 22 years of coaching experience

  • Coached 2 - 1,000 pt. scorers at Fox High School in last 6 years (Only one before in history of school)

  • Youth trainer for over 10 years

  • Graduate Assistant SIUE


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Brittany Carter
Coach/Trainer

  • Won two State Championships at Incarnate Word Academy

  • Division I player at Ball state and University of Illinois for 4 years

  • Assistant Basketball Coach Incarnate Word Academy

  • Professional player with St. Louis Surge

  • Plays overseas in Australia


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Rita Flynn
Coach/Trainer

  • Won two State Championships at Incarnate Word Academy

  • Player at Maryville University for 4 years

  • Varsity assistant at Notre Dame High School