Sports Business

Minor league, college and youth sports


Summer Games hosting Opening Ceremony

June 21, 2018
The Opening Ceremony for an Olympic-style event in West Michigan is Friday. Read More

So Yeon Ryu wins Meijer LPGA Classic

June 18, 2018
| By AP
So Yeon Ryu found her winning touch at Blythefield Country Club. Read More

National weightlifting event pushes $739K into economy

June 12, 2018
Downtown is hosting a national weightlifting event this week. Read More

Grand Rapids Griffins name head coach

June 5, 2018
The Grand Rapids Griffins have a new leader. Read More

LPGA tournament teeing off

June 4, 2018
The Meijer LPGA Classic is starting today. Read More

State Games’ impact expected to hit $4M

Olympic-style event will feature 39 sports at 50 venues in West Michigan.

June 1, 2018
In less than three weeks, the cauldron will be lit, signifying the start of one of the largest sporting events in the state of Michigan. Read More

Mother of late Drive player files wrongful death lawsuit

May 31, 2018
The mother of the late Grand Rapids Drive basketball player Zena “Zeke” Upshaw has filed a wrongful death lawsuit. Read More

Is sports betting coming to Michigan?

Lawmaker estimates millions in revenue could have been gathered from NCAA tournament gambling alone.

May 25, 2018
Commercial sports betting may be on the horizon in Michigan. Read More

Grand Rapids hosting lacrosse invitational

May 8, 2018
Although summer is weeks away, thousands of lacrosse fans are expected to swarm Grand Rapids this week. Read More

Area’s economy scores with sports teams, fans

Three minor league franchises contribute to jobs and spending.

April 27, 2018
Sports can mean many different things to many different people. Read More