Sports Business

Minor league, college and youth sports


Sports complex scores $3M impact in inaugural season

October 12, 2015
The first season is complete at a baseball and softball complex in the area, and its economic impact has been recorded. Read More

Grand Rapids Triathlon secures national championship status

October 9, 2015
The Grand Rapids area will host another national championship. Read More

Allegan company reaches new heights

Ropes Courses Inc. has put more than 10 million people in the air.

October 2, 2015
Chances are if you’ve been on a ropes course somewhere in the world it was made in Michigan. Read More

Q&A: Former Steelcase CEO and Michigan AD Jim Hackett

October 2, 2015
The University of Michigan Athletic Department is nearing a year with former Steelcase CEO (and Wolverine football player) Jim Hackett at the helm. Read More

Griffins connect with community

Executives look ahead to team’s 20th season, share memories of building a solid foundation.

October 2, 2015
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Tim Gortsema says he marks time by his children. Read More

Grand Rapids FC switches leagues

September 30, 2015
A West Michigan soccer club is changing leagues. Read More

Whitecaps secure sixth championship

September 22, 2015
A Grand Rapids sports team has won its sixth championship. Read More

Fitness center plans open house at Northview High School

Northern Physical Therapy opens its second school-based community facility.

September 18, 2015
The new fitness center and physical therapy clinic located within Northview High School are inviting community members to tour the new facilities. Read More

City sinks $2.75M into improvements for Indian Trails Golf Course

This renovation should be the last one the golf course needs, officials say.

September 18, 2015
Lance Climie believes the city is investing funds into Indian Trails Golf Course for the last time. Read More

City, county partner on Walker Arena

Venue is scheduled for improvements that will expand use and attract more entertainment.

September 18, 2015
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) L.C. Walker Arena is entering a season of renovations under new collaborative management. Read More