Sports Business

Minor league, college and youth sports


GRPS produces Turkey Trot downtown

November 23, 2015
It’s looking like one of the biggest Thanksgivings ever for the Turkey Trot 5K downtown. Read More

Activewear retailer stretches footprint

November 18, 2015
A retailer of footwear and activewear is expanding on the east side of the state. Read More

Whitecaps win national award for ballpark

November 18, 2015
The Midwest League Championship isn’t all the West Michigan Whitecaps won this year. Read More

Taking a swing at redevelopment

Community leaders use golf course as an economic driver in Benton Harbor.

November 13, 2015
Prior to the 1980s, Benton Harbor was a bustling Rust Belt community. Read More

College launches digital platform for student-athletes

November 12, 2015
A college is implementing a digital platform designed to improve student-athlete success both on and off the field. Read More

Pro indoor football team receives name and hires coach

November 11, 2015
The region’s new pro indoor football team has a name and a head coach. Read More

Summer work seems to be paying off for Drive

Team’s sponsorships and ticket sales are up significantly over last year.

November 6, 2015
The Grand Rapids Drive is bullish heading into its second season. Read More

Kickboxing franchise hits downtown

November 3, 2015
One of the nation’s fastest-growing fitness franchises has its first Midwest home in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Fifth Third Bank names race director

November 3, 2015
Fifth Third Bank has appointed a new race director for its River Bank Run. Read More

Skate-and-snow store opens at mall

November 2, 2015
A mall is welcoming a new store focused on boards. Read More