Sports Business

Minor league, college and youth sports


Whitecaps win minor league awards

December 15, 2014
The West Michigan Whitecaps recently hit a triple at the Baseball Winter Meetings in San Diego. Read More

Grand Raggidy Roller Girls lace up for Beer Brawl

December 5, 2014
The Roller Girls are bringing a bit of mayhem to town tomorrow. Read More

Group buys country club

December 4, 2014
A group of investors has purchased a 130-acre country club in the region to help preserve the organization and invest in its future. Read More

Gymnastics invitational tumbles into downtown

December 4, 2014
The largest gymnastics competition in the state is coming to Grand Rapids this weekend, bringing 2,000 gymnasts along with it. Read More

Grand Rapids Drive partner with college

November 14, 2014
The Grand Rapids Drive have formed another partnership ahead of their first tip-off. Read More

Hackett’s role as U-M’s AD pleases local attorney

November 7, 2014
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Had the University of Michigan football team been undefeated midway through October, the pressure on former Athletic Director Dave Brandon wouldn’t have reached near the level it did. Read More

GR Drive fills roster ahead of season opener

November 7, 2014
The Grand Rapids Drive is fielding a tall team in its inaugural season. Read More

University casts Quidditch championship

November 6, 2014
Students from across the Midwest are descending on a university this weekend to compete in the sport first played in the magical world of “Harry Potter.” Read More

Doreen Bolhuis coaches action

November 4, 2014
As a female entrepreneur and an advocate for diversity and women in leadership, Doreen Bolhuis has built and grown Gymco over the past 33 years, while becoming a visionary leader for the community. Read More

Watercraft maker navigates $7.5M expansion

November 4, 2014
A maker of small boats, canoes, kayaks, paddleboards, portable toilets and other plastic retail products is planning a $7.5-million expansion to meet growing demand. Read More