Sports fans say goodbye to legendary sportscaster

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -  Sports fans across Richmond will say goodbye to Frank Soden.

Soden was the first man to broadcast a basketball game in the state of Virginia. That was 60 years ago when he called University of Richmond's visit to West Virginia.

Soden was 91 year's old.

Funeral services for the legendary sportscaster will take place Friday morning at 10 a.m. at St. Benedict's.

There will be a reception following the funeral at the University of Richmond.

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