Welcome to the official newsletter of the Ballard High School Alumni Association. Our mission is to keep graduates and friends of Ballard up-to-date on school and alumni news!

October 2021

Coming soon!

September 2021

The Alumni Association is looking for graduates of all ages interested in contributing their time, talent and creativity to continuing to build on our efforts over the past few years.

August 2021

Two of Louisville’s leading philanthropists have made a leadership-level donation to cover the cost of a new turf field and its maintenance over the next several years. Dr. Mark and Cindy Lynn’s donation was announced on July 27.

July 2021

The Ballard Alumni Association (BAA) is excited to host our Dedication of the new Pat Crawford Stadium on September 24 before and during the Dupont Manual football game.

June 2021

Lots of changes are popping up at Pat Crawford Stadium. The new entry plaza is nearing completion, with commemorative donor tile and brick installation nearly complete.

May 2021

The photos here (courtesy of David Boone, Class of ’04 and Marketing Manager of Miranda Construction) show the progress on the new entryway, the new entry plaza and the soon-to-be completed donor wall commemorating everyone who has made this possible.

April 2021

After planning and funding obstacles delayed our ambitious project of improving our entrance and buildings in our Ballard Stadium and our baseball facility, construction is now well underway.

February 2020

We still need your help. If you have yet to make a contribution or would like to increase your gift, please go to https://chip-in.us/ballard

December 2020

The big news this month is that JCPS has approved our Alumni Association donation to build the new entryway effective December 1st.

October 2020

To date, we have received $652,000 toward the costs of rebuilding Pat Crawford Stadium.

August 2020

Brick and paver sales are up to 314 units since the last newsletter. 

June 2020

Your Alumni Association recognizes the need for fair opportunities for all, regardless of race.

March 2021

As of today, we have 551 bricks and pavers purchased, up from 504 last month. Thanks for your support!

January 2021

Coming Soon!

November 2020

The family of Miami Dolphins star DeVante Parker and family friend Demetrius Franklin presented the Turf Field Fund with a check for $10,000

September 2020

The Stadium project continues to make great progress under the watchful eyes of Tony Waits ’72, Mike Judah ’75 and Betsy Hultman Wall ’73 and Doug White, father of Helaina ’19 and Peyton ’22.

July 2020

We asked Dr. Neuss about his goals for the 2020- 2021 school year, and he shared the following thoughts.