by Jack Lucas
The first net was built by hand by Jack Lucas in 2002. He eventually built 60 and sold the first 40 of out his garage. This was the 4x8 soccer goal specifically designed for 3V3 competition. Unfortunately, the timing for Jack to start a new company was not good due to work and family obligations and as it can be with many start ups. Having the funding, the right people, and the timing are extremely important for a company launch. Years later, in 2007, he met he met Dave Nelson.