November 22, 2011 - 9:00am
Eclipse Park was a series of three stadiums and though many aren't aware of what they meant to sport in Louisville today the memory of them still stands as an important chapter in the city.
In the 19th and early 20th centuries the Louisville Eclipse did just that- eclipsed the sport of baseball in the city of Louisville. As such, it only made sense to name the park they played in after the team.In truth, Eclipse Park was actually three different parks- all of which where Louisville...
November 21, 2011 - 8:00am
Iceland has been for years now providing an opportunity for winter sports fun and continues to do so for area families.
As we begin to get into the colder months the sports community begins to look towards winter sports- which means one thing in the commonwealth of Kentucky- basketball.
November 14, 2011 - 9:00am
The museum created from the Louisville Slugger annually welcomes tons of spectators and for good reason, as I look at in this Sports legends of the Ville landmark edition segment.
When I was a kid I remembered how the city was a buzz about the return of the Louisville Slugger, but more than that the building of not just a state of the art factory but of the museum as well.Now, the bat never went far from its hometown just across the river to Jeffersonville, Indiana in fact,...
October 31, 2011 - 9:00am
For the last few years countless people have converged at the Muhammad Ali Center- in this segment I take a closer look at the center as a whole.
There is no question that one of the biggest names in the history of the sport of boxing is that of Muhammad Ali. And, Ali has been using his famed name in an attempt to inspire and motivate individuals from all over the world throughout his life.Louisville’s Muhammad Ali center is nothing...
October 27, 2011 - 9:00am
Since moving into Davis Arena the OVW has established it as an important part of professional wrestling.
I’ve offered conjecture on Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW) and its impact on the world of sports entertainment. And, the truth is there’s a current surge in the outfit after a little bit of a lull upon losing its contract with World Wrestling Entertainment.However, after the return of...