November 28, 2011 - 9:00am
The Louisville Motor Speedway is an industrial park today however that doesn't take away from its history.
Before the Kentucky speedway opened in 2000 the preeminent race track in the commonwealth of Kentucky was located right here in the Derby City- the Louisville Motor Speedway.So many remember it as yet another track in the city in which speed mattered. Opened in 1988 the track was built for just...
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,...
November 7, 2011 - 9:00am
Nick Dinsmore has been a local staple in the world of professional wrestling now for years, however he's certainly seen his share of national success as well.
Jeffersonville, Indiana has produced its share of success stories, but few of them revolve around a grown man jumping around a ring in trunks.None the less, that is the story of local sports icon Nick Dinsmore, today Dinsmore is known as an area pro-wrestling superstar acting as a major player in...