October 3, 2014 - 2:54pm
Thirty years ago the Louisville Redbirds won the American Association title. It was the city's first minor league baseball championship in 22 years. Take a look back at the Redbirds' championship run.
April 28, 2012 - 7:34pm
Fred Cowgill has covered Louisville sports for 26 years. So what was he describing when he said, "It was one of the most special moments of my life, and the biggest story of my career"?
Fred Cowgill is WLKY-32’s sports director and he has been covering Louisville sports for 26 years. He’s witnessed 25 Kentucky Derbys, eight Breeders Cups, two PGA Championships and 13 Final Fours, including the most recent one, in New Orleans. So how did he rate that UofL–UK...
August 31, 2011 - 9:00am
Professional golf seems to hinge around the mythological name of Valhalla in the city of Louisville today. But how did that happen?
In 1986 Bob Tway won the PGA Championship tournament but in the city of Louisville for golf enthusiasts Tway wasn’t the biggest name, it was however, businessman Dwight Gahm.Gahm, in conjunction with his sons, had finally realized a dream. A dream of building a top notch golf course in the...
August 9, 2011 - 9:00am
The World Golf Hall of Fame is made up of icons in the game, several of which came through the Derby City.
In the derby city the game of Golf is a major part of life. With PGA course, Valhalla and the countless clubs produced by Louisville Slugger it goes without saying that plenty of hall of famers have passed through town.So, I decided to put my hypothesis to the test, the World Golf Hall of Fame has...
May 30, 2011 - 10:06am
Age is just a number and 61 year-old Tom Watson showed us that Sunday when he captured his 14th major championship in exciting fashion with a playoff at Valhalla Golf Club.
At the conclusion of Saturday’s third round I was licking my chops in anticipation for the inevitable showdown that was certain to take place Sunday afternoon. Some of the most recognizable names in championship golf were within 5 shots of the leader and all of them looked poised...