Sports Business

Minor league, college and youth sports


Sports company partners with physical fitness firm

January 13, 2017
A sports company is adding a physical therapy, athletic training and wellness organization at one of its facilities. Read More

Sports company adds facility

January 9, 2017
A sports company has taken over operation of an 85,000-square-foot sports facility in the area. Read More

WMU football coach leaving for Big Ten

January 6, 2017
P.J. Fleck is leaving Western Michigan University to take over a Big Ten program reeling from a threatened player boycott of a bowl game and the handling of a sexual assault investigation. Read More

Association names athletes of the year

December 26, 2016
A trio of Michigan athletes were named national athletes of the year. Read More

Sports commission expects to bring 80 events in 2017

Organization to host State Games of America, with estimated economic impact of $5.6 million.

December 23, 2016
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) With 2017 rapidly approaching, West Michigan Sports Commission president Mike Guswiler made a confident claim: “It’s going to be a good year.” Read More

Golf resort opening new restaurant

December 22, 2016
A golf resort in the region has added a “casual fine dining” option to its clubhouse. Read More

Golf 'improvement' retailer entering market

December 16, 2016
A golf retailer focused on on-site lessons is moving into West Michigan. Read More

Business foundation donates $17K to nonprofits

November 30, 2016
A local business foundation focused on breaking down barriers to fitness has made a donation to four West Michigan nonprofits. Read More

Food maker renews Olympic partnership

November 8, 2016
A food maker has renewed its commitment to Team USA and will sponsor the U.S. Olympic Committee through the 2018 and 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Read More

Grand Rapids FC creating women's team

November 1, 2016
Grand Rapids FC is expanding to include a women’s team. Read More