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Walking on to opportunity

Walking on to opportunity

Wide receiver Richard Kirtley has jumped onto the scene this spring for the Badgers

MADISON — If not for football, Richard Kirtley says he would probably be attending the University of Florida, where it is warm. The Chicago native, though, yearned for an opportunity to play Division I college football. So after he was accepted to the University of Wisconsin during his senior year at Mt. Carmel High School, Kirtley called Badger wide receivers coach Henry Mason to see if he...

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