- change ups
Minor league, college and youth sports
The first step in making the Nate Hurwitz baseball field a reality takes place on Wednesday, when the West Michigan Miracle League holds a groundbreaking ceremony to honor the memory of the 16-year-old who loved the game. Read More
Event will raise money for One Fund Boston charity.
The bombing at the Boston Marathon last month is changing the security — and economic benefits — of public races in America. Read More
The Grand Rapids Griffins will be suiting up for the American Hockey League Calder Cup Playoffs for the first time since 2009 — and the franchise will rely on social media and use a tried-but-true promotion to draw fans through the turnstiles at Van Andel Arena. Read More
Tragedy. There is no better word to describe what happened in Boston Monday after two bomb blasts rocked the finish line and reportedly took the lives of at least three and injured dozens more near the finish line at the Boston Marathon. The explosions remain under investigation, even as executives at Fifth Third Bank in Grand Rapids meet to consider the implications. Read More
But officials know tricky weather is just par for the course here.
LANSING — In March 2012, golf courses across the state were in full swing. This year, some were still buried in snow. Read More