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High Game: 300
High Series: 834
High Average: 237
Bio - Jesse founded In the Zone Pro Shop and opened its first location in Lawrence, KS in August 2004. Since then he has expanded to six full service locations stretching from Topeka, KS to Belton, MO.
Prior to starting In the Zone, Jesse had extensive experience in the pro shop industry. He began his career in 2000 working part-time at West Ridge Bowling Supply, while bowling at the University of Kansas. He then became the Pro Shop Manager at the Jaybowl in the Kansas Union. After a short stint on the PBA Tour, Jesse came back to the area to become Jayhawk Bowling Supply’s Pro Shop Specialist in the pro shop department where he helped train over 100 current pro shop operators. In 2006, Jesse co-founded Powerhouse Training Clinics, one of the world’s top pro shop training courses.
Today, Jesse oversees the operation and co-owns West Ridge Lanes and Family Fun Center in Topeka, KS. In his free time, Jesse enjoys bowling in tournaments, cooking, and spending time with family and friends. If you ever have any questions or concerns about your experience at any In the Zone Pro Shop, please do not hesitate to contact him.
Manager: Olathe Lanes East Store
Ball Staff Affiliation: Brunswick Products
High Game: 300
High Series: 854
High Average: 235
Bio - Brian joined the In the Zone Pro Shop team in August of 2008 when he was named manager of our Olathe Lanes East Store, where he continues to work today.
Brian has been drilling balls for nearly 20 years and has worked for some of the top operators in the Kansas City area. Over this time, Brian has garnered a reputation with the Kansas City bowling community not only as a great bowler, but also as a hard working, customer service oriented pro shop operator. Brian will always go out of his way to be sure his customers’ needs are fully met. His vast knowledge of all product lines, in particular his sponsor company Brunswick, allows Brian to select the proper ball for the customer’s needs easily.
Not only is he a great pro shop technician, Brian also has a big heart. He has raised thousands of dollars over the past few years for Cancer Research through numerous events, including running a PBA Regional in the summer of 2010.
When not at the store, Brian enjoys spending time with his daughter, watching the Royals, and participating in bowling tournaments.
Pro Shop Technician
Ball Staff Affiliation: Motiv Products
High Game: 300
High Series: 820
High Average: 223
Bio - Trent joined the In the Zone team in June of 2006 where he worked part time at our Topeka location while bowling for the University of Kansas. In his collegiate bowling career, he was a member of the 2004 National Championship team, and won the 2007 Hoosier Classic individual title.
After completing his degree in History, Trent continued to work part-time for In the Zone as well as being the Kansas Bowling Team’s Head Coach. In 2009, Trent was promoted to Manager of In the Zone’s Lawrence location, and in August 2010, Trent became our AMF Pro Bowl Store Manager. Trent’s vast bowling experiences have shaped him into a great coach and pro shop operator. In addition, he provides top notch customer service, where he goes out of his way to help his customers get what they need to be successful.
Away from bowling, Trent enjoys the occasional round of golf, cooking, reading a good book, and spending time with friends and family.