August 25, 2011 - 9:00am
One of the newest ball parks in the city of Louisville, Jim Patterson stadium offers some of the country's most modern technology.
It’s no secret that the city of the Louisville Slugger is synonymous with the game of baseball. And, so it only makes sense that the University of Louisville baseball team has had a storied history.Beginning in 1909 the team has made three NCAA tournament appearances, one college World Series...
August 24, 2011 - 9:00am
Continuing to look at the landmark athletic complexes in the Derby City, I turn my attention to softball.
Walking around the University of Louisville’s Ulmer Stadium, one is met with one of the most modern softball stadiums in the region.For twelve years now the stadium’s state of the art accommodations including a climate controlled press box, field lighting, and architecturally developed...
August 29, 2011 - 12:57pm
What's Going Down in Cardinal Towne? Lots of new places to eat, that's what!
I don’t go to U of L or live near U of L, but I’m really happy about Cardinal Towne. It’s exciting to see the growth and changes that have occurred on campus since I lived in the old Confederate Place Apartments (now called University Tower Apartments), including the fancy...
August 23, 2011 - 9:00am
For the past couple of months I've been occasionally throwing out iconic athletes from Louisville. Sports legends of the Ville I called the series. But, I'd like to add to that series, sports legends of a different variety; the iconic buildings and arenas that made the city's historic sports past what it is today.
What better place to start the landmark edition of Sports Legends of the Ville than Freedom Hall? Opened in 1956, Freedom Hall was a building that was beyond it’s time. Ironically though, the building itself didn’t open to house basketball games; as so many remember it today....
August 17, 2011 - 11:48am
Last night was round 2 of the Pros v Dominican Republic...and the Pros got K.O.'d.
So last night I had to opportunity to go to my second game in two nights for the former UK Pros vs the Dominican Republic National Team. I was much happier to be close to home so that I didn't have a drive afterwards. So lets get right into the meat of it.