December 24, 2012 - 11:00am
Karl Schmitt Sr. proved himself a legend in area athletics providing postive opportunities for so many young people in the community and for these reasons he is a sports legend of the 'Ville.
In certain regards Karl Schmitt Sr. seems like an obvious choice for the next sports legend of the ‘Ville segment, as both his son, Karl Schmitt Jr. as well as his CSAA protégé Father Tom Gentile have been named sports legends. Outside of connections though, individually Schmitt was able to...
December 18, 2012 - 11:00am
Father Tom Gentile was recently among the first inductees into the Catholic Sports Hall of Fame, and for good reason.
In 1980 Father Tom Gentile became the Chairman of the Catholic Schools Athletic Association, an organization which brings together Louisville catholic schools in all areas of sport. This time of year of course, much is written regarding the Toy Bowl which is headed up by the organization but the...