IRC Team Sports

Coach Speak   | OUR SALES TEAM |
Our hard-working, knowledgeable sales staff will do their best to accomodate your needs and requests.


Kevin Lindley  
  Director of Team Sales
  ext. 15
Patty Jones  
  Team Sales Associate
  ext. 18
Kevin spent his childhood in Lexington, Kentucky and was involved in many sports but didn't start playing tennis until the age of 15.   He graduated from Eastern Kentucky University with a degree in Marketing and was a member of the men's tennis team; earning Team MVP honors his senior year.  Kevin spent the next 5 years as Assistant Tennis Coach at Indiana University and University of Maryland.  While at IU he earned his Master's degree in Sports Management.   He has been in the tennis-industry for over 15 years, starting as a Territory Manager with Dunlop Sports Group and National Sales Manager for Reebok Tennis.  He has also recently coached at one of the top-ranked high schools (Carmel H.S.) in Indiana.   Kevin is entering his 11th year as Director of Sales with IRC Team Sports.  His hobbies include biking, hiking, golf, tennis, and traveling.  Kevin is married (Shelly) and has 3 daughters: Kaitlyn, Sarah, and Maddie.
Favorite thing about working at IRC Team Sports:

"I love interacting with the Coaches and Athletic Directors. It's all about developing relationships. There are many of our customers who I have never met in-person but I have talked to them so many times that I consider them a friend. From our vendors, to my co-workers, to our's the people that make this a very special place!"


Patty is a Carmel, Indiana native where she began playing tennis in middle school.   She attended IUPUI and lived in 4 different states before settling back in Indiana.  Patty has held many positions and worn many "hats" since joining IRC Team Sports in 2010.  She is outstanding as a sales rep and her customer service is second-to-none.  She has established many loyal customers who come to her season-after-season.   In her spare time Patty likes to ride bikes, swim, yoga, read, play bingo, and watch movies.   One of her most memorable moments was seeing Mother Teresa several years ago.

Favorite thing about working at IRC Team Sports:

"My favorite part of the day is speaking with the coaches and trying to help them find the best uniform for their team."


Alyson Bollinger  
  Team Sales Associate
  ext. 35
Pat Nickell  
  Team Sales Associate
  ext. 16

Aly grew up in Lebanon, Indiana and began playing tennis at the age of 12.  For many years she held
the record for most wins at Lebanon High School.  She attended Marian University and earned a B.A.
in Art History and Graphic Design.  While at Marian, Aly played on highly competitive teams and currently holds the school record for most doubles wins. She joined IRC Team Sports in 2011 right out of college and has been a valuable member of our staff. Her favorite players are Andy Murray and Vika Azarenka.  For her hobbies Aly still plays competitively in USTA leagues, recreational volleyball, and loves spending time with her Goldendoodles (furry mutts) and her family.

Favorite thing about working at IRC Team Sports:

"Everyone here is like a second family.  We have a lot of fun and get together outside of work and the office.  I also love working with our customers."


Pat came to IRC Team Sports in November 2015 with a wealth of tennis experience and connections from his 20+ years of college coaching at all three NCAA levels (D1, D2, and D3).   He grew up in  Middletown, Ohio and attended University of Kentucky as an Economics major.  This explains why he is such a fan of big-blue-nation and Kentucky basketball.   He also supports the pro teams from his childhood state in the Cincinnati Reds and Cleveland Browns.   He likes to hike, read, swim, and listen to music in his spare time.  Pat is married (Lisa) and has 3 children: Garrett, Kelsie, and Elly.

Favorite thing about working at IRC Team Sports:

"The people!   It's a very friendly environment; great team environment, and I get to work with tennis people everyday."


Toll Free: Direct: Address: Monday-Thursday:
1.866.486.1762 317.849.2532 + ext 8249 Dean Road 8:30am-5:30pm (EST)
Email: Fax: Indianapolis, IN 46240 Friday: 317.842.5631   8:30am-5:00pm (EST)
IRC Team Sports is a division of the Indianapolis Racquet Club, Inc.