December 4, 2012 - 10:00am
Karl Schmitt has been working behind the scenes with Louisville sports tirelessly for years now, and his work certainly makes him a stand-out in the city's sports community.
Karl Schmitt isn’t a professional athlete, he wasn’t a high school stand-out or Mr. Kentucky in any sport, none the less he is a sports legend of the ‘Ville.Through his work in business settings and behind the scenes Schmitt has secured his legacy in the local sports community.And...
December 3, 2012 - 12:01pm
The University of Louisville men’s soccer team ended their second consecutive season one win shy of the College Cup, soccer’s version of the final four, against the highest remaining seed in the tournament Saturday night in College Park MD.
The University of Louisville soccer team routinely schedules difficult opponents to prepare for the postseason. When they scheduled powerhouse Maryland to open the season nobody realized it would be preview of a match to determine who would advance to the NCAA College Cup for an opportunity to...
December 3, 2012 - 10:00am
Mike Silliman has became an icon representing not just Louisville but the United States with pride and dignity.
In October of 1968 the Sports world was abuzz about that year’s Summer Olympics. An event held in Mexico City, the games would be overshadowed by a number of cultural issues however when it came down to basketball few events could outshine Louisville native Mike Silliman.Captain of the United...
December 2, 2012 - 9:08pm
Louisville accepts invitation to the Sugar Bowl
To get national respect, coach Charlie Strong and company need to beat Florida on the national stage.
Conventional thinking put the 18th ranked University of Louisville Cardinals (10-2) in the Orange Bowl. At the beginning of the season when pundits lauded the talent the Cards had in coach Charlie Strong’s crew, they mentioned the eventual destination should be the Orange Bowl on New Year...
December 2, 2012 - 8:44am
Louisville Cardinals avoid embarrassment at home, beat Illinois State 69-66
The Cards invite the Redbirds into their house, then are nearly sad that they did.
The University of Louisville Cardinals (6-1) came back to the friendly confines of the KFC Yum! Center Saturday afternoon after an intense tournament in the Bahamas and a week off. That should have meant tanned and rested. Instead the layoff left them rusty confused against the Illinois State...