Tell City superstar Tom Kron dies at 63

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By Larry Goffinet

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Tom Kron, 63, generally considered the best athlete in Tell City history, died Thursday.

A four-sport star at Tell City, he made the biggest mark in basketball. A 6-foot-4 guard, he led the basketball Marksmen to their only semistate championship and a trip to the state final four as a junior in 1961.

He also played for regional championship teams in 1959 (he joined the varsity roster late in the season as a freshman) and 1960.

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