May 6, 2014 - 11:41am
Remembering a Louisville champion: Jimmy Ellis
A Louisville boxing champion has died.
Former WBA heavyweight boxing champion of the world and Louisville native Jimmy Ellis has died at age 74. That report comes from his son Jeff who says it happened on Tuesday morning.
March 20, 2012 - 8:30pm
Shamrocks seal the deal, State Champions [sports]
Trinity blows out Scott County
Football title, check. Basketball title, check. It has been a beautiful year for Trinity Athletics. The Shamrocks won their first state championship this past Saturday trouncing Scott County 71-53 at Rupp Arena. After advancing over Bullitt East, George Rogers Clark and Southwestern in the first...
March 19, 2012 - 11:00am
Greg Page is yet another important chapter in the saga of area athletics, a boxing champ and so much more Page proved his work ethic and integrity inside and outside of the ring.
Boxing has always been a major factor in Louisville sports, continuing this tradition was Greg Page.  Page’s story is firmly rooted in area boxing beginning when Page was a fresh faced fifteen year old training with the Louisville Parks department, specifically with Leroy Emerson.In the...