Saint Xavier University (SXU) Alumnus Tom Lynch was mentioned during CLTV’s Sports Feed 6 p.m. broadcast on Tuesday, Feb. 16. During the broadcast segment, Fred Mitchell, former Chicago Tribune writer mentioned Lynch when discussing the recognition of the Fred Mitchell Award recipient, Matt Cotiguala of St. Ambrose. When the award ceremony photos were displayed during the interview, Mitchell mentioned how Lynch was a two-time winner of the Fred Mitchell award and served as kicker during SXU’s NAIA Championship win in 2011.
The Fred Mitchel Award is given to a football player for their kicking reputation, but also for their community service. Lynch was also mentioned during the re-broadcast at 9 p.m. that same day.