Ghost Pirates Welcome Experienced Alex Loh as Assistant Coach
SAVANNAH, GA – The Savannah Ghost Pirates, proud ECHL affiliate of the NHL’s Vegas Golden Knights and the AHL’s Henderson Silver Knights announced today that the team has hired Alex Loh as the team’s first assistant coach.
Loh joins the Ghost Pirates coaching staff after serving as the head coach of the Adirondack Thunder the past three seasons accruing 86 wins. Prior to becoming head coach for the Thunder, Loh served three additional seasons as an assistant/associate coach for the team beginning in 2015.
“I am very excited to work with Rick (Bennett), the group in Savannah and the Golden Knights organization to create a top-notch hockey organization,” said Loh. Everything is off to a great start and I can’t wait to help build the team and get things going for the upcoming season.”
Loh will bring extensive ECHL experience to Savannah. He joins head coach Rick Bennett who was announced as the team’s first head coach earlier this summer.
“We are grateful for the opportunity to add Alex to our coaching staff,” said Ghost Pirates Head Coach Rick Bennett. “Alex brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our organization. He’s familiar with player personnel and the teams across the entire league. He will also play a key role in player development."
Ticket packages for the Inaugural Ghost Pirates season are now available. The home opener is set for Saturday, November 5 against the Greenville Swamp Rabbits. Visit www.ghostpirateshockey.com for more information.