Kent was elected to the Hall of Fame in 2010
Kent coached golf for 34 years, 31 of those at Wapello. He coached both boy's and girl's golf there.
During his coaching career, Kent took 8 boy's teams to the State tournament. He coached two State champions (1993 & 2002) and coached three 2nd place teams (1999, 2002, & 2003). Kent's teams won 6 boy's conference titles and 8 girl's conference titles. He also coached 3 Division I college golfers.
Kent currently is the clubhouse manager at Indian Hills Country Club in Wapello.