December 3, 2012 - 11:00am
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...
October 18, 2011 - 10:00am
Charlie Tyra passed away a few years ago, but in his time he proved beyond a shadow of a doubt that he is a Sports legend of the Ville.
In 1957 professional basketball was in a buzz about power forward/center Charlie Tyra. Indeed, this was proven unquestionably when the young man received the second overall draft pick in the first round.Before that exciting day for the tenacious “big man” he was an All-Star at Atherton...