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Legendary Elkhart coach Tom Kurth dies

He led to the Blue Blazers to two football state titles and one IHSAA track championship.
He led to the Blue Blazers to two football state titles and one IHSAA track championship.(WNDU)
Published: Aug. 4, 2021 at 11:11 PM EDT
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ELKHART, Ind. (WNDU) - Elkhart legend Tom Kurth has died, He was 85-years-old.

Kurth was the head coach of Elkhart Central from 1972 to 2001. He led to the Blue Blazers to two football state titles and one IHSAA track championship.

Back in 2017, Kurth was honored with the existing Elkhart Central athletic complex renamed the Tom Kurth Field House.

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