Sports Business

Minor league, college and youth sports


LPGA tournament ranks among tops for attendance

July 18, 2016
The Grand Rapids market hosts one of the most well-attended tournaments in professional golf. Read More

Grand Rapids hosts minor league soccer playoffs

July 12, 2016
A weekend of minor league soccer playoffs will be held in Grand Rapids this month. Read More

College hosts national track and field championships

July 11, 2016
More than 1,000 of the nation’s best track and field athletes are expected to create a $1.1-million economic impact on the area this week. Read More

CrossFit affiliate gym in Grand Rapids opens second location

First one burned to the ground and was then rebuilt.

July 8, 2016
The CrossFit label is spreading in Grand Rapids. Read More

Fifth Third Ballpark aims to increase capacity for concert-goers

July 6, 2016
Fifth Third Ballpark may be increasing its capacity by thousands to host a superstar rapper from Detroit. Read More

Grand Rapids Drive produce basketball camps

July 6, 2016
A minor league basketball team is hosting a traveling academy in West Michigan. Read More

Drive fills leadership roles

June 30, 2016
The Detroit Pistons have named a new general manager and head coach of the organization’s NBA D-League affiliate, the Grand Rapids Drive. Read More

LPGA tournament raises $850K for hunger relief

June 20, 2016
A major golf tournament in the area has raised $850,000 for a retailer's hunger-relief program. Read More

DeVos family and Magic donate $500K to Orlando fund

June 16, 2016
The DeVos family and the Orlando Magic have donated $500,000 to the OneOrlando Fund, according to a post by the Orlando Sentinel. Read More

Pistons call up head coach of Grand Rapids Drive

June 15, 2016
The first head coach of the Grand Rapids Drive is headed back to the National Basketball Association. Read More