Sports Business

Minor league, college and youth sports


Inside Track: Kelly helps underdogs to become achievers

Recognizing rock bottom propels single mom to new professional heights.

June 26, 2015
Katie Kelly had hit rock bottom. Read More

Red Wings call up Griffins coaches

June 24, 2015
Two more Grand Rapids Griffins have earned promotions to the National Hockey League. Read More

Michigan Summer Games maps venues

June 22, 2015
Venues across West Michigan will host events as part of the Michigan Summer Games. Read More

Radio jock is jock of a different sort, too

Shelley Irwin is headed to Sweden with Team USA for triathlon championships.

June 19, 2015
Six years ago, Shelley Irwin developed plantar fasciitis in her foot. Read More

Running a small business — literally

Caroline Cook’s target market is runners wondering where to run in GR.

June 19, 2015
Grand Rapids Running Tours is not a unique concept for a small business: Caroline Cook says her research has turned up others in other large cities. Read More

Irwin Seating scores big with professional sports venues

June 19, 2015
A variety of factors earned Irwin Seating Co. the right to replace the seating in the Palace of Auburn Hills as part of a $40 million renovation project. Read More

Summer Games kick off with eye toward 2017

WMSC is gearing up to host State Games of America next year.

June 19, 2015
As the 2017 State Games of America draw closer, the West Michigan Sports Commission continues to ready itself to host, starting with some changes to this week’s Meijer State Games of Michigan – Summer Games. Read More

Griffins name head coach

June 19, 2015
The Grand Rapids Griffins made a major announcement on Friday. Read More

LPGA tournament produces collegiate invitational

June 17, 2015
College golfers from across the state and Midwest will compete next week for an opportunity to play in a local LPGA tournament. Read More

Sports complex scores global softball tournament

June 9, 2015
The Grand Rapids market is set to host a world championship. Read More