A BALB alumni, Adam was a Billings Scarlets catcher from 1991 through 1993 and played on the 1993 Scarlets State Championship team. He played college baseball at Hutchinson Community College in Hutchinson, Kansas (1994-1995) and at Division I Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma (1996-1997) where he was a team captain. Hust played summers in the Jayhawk League (Elkhart Dusters) and Cape Cod League (Harwich Mariners). From 1998-2000, he was an assistant coach at Hutchinson. Adam graduated from Oral Roberts University in 1998 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Health and Exercise Science.
Adam was inducted into the Billings American Legion Baseball HOF in 2016 with the 1993 State Champion Scarlets and was inducted as an individual and received the Ed Bayne Award in 2018.
Adam returned to the Scarlets as an assistant coach from 2003 through 2006, helping with the 2006 state championship team. In his subsequent Seventeen-season tenure as head coach, the Scarlets have won five state championships (2008,2009,2011,2015 and 2016), have taken second at regionals (2011), and have compiled a 629-367-2 win-loss record (.630 Win %). Adam has been selected as the Montana “AA” Coach of the Year 5 times (2008,2009,2011,2012,2023). The 2024 season will be Adam’s 18th year as the Scarlets Head Coach. Adam is currently the General Manager of the Triple Play Academy Training Facility, where he has the opportunity to work with players of all ages and runs a Travel Baseball program that includes players aged 9U-14U.
Adam resides in Billings with his wife Angel and three children-Jillian 21, Brooks 13, and Gehrig 11.
Aaron has experience in all facets of the game and has coached with former MLB players and D1 players. Aaron instructs athletes from 6 years old to the Collegiate level and returned home to bring that knowledge and experience to Triple Play and the Billings area and to give back to the program that gave him so much.