Sports Business

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University hosts NCAA track championship

May 20, 2015
A local university has a chance to win a national championship on home turf. Read More

Notre Dame football coach speaks at sports luncheon

May 14, 2015
The head coach of the Notre Dame football team will highlight the West Michigan Sports Commission’s annual luncheon next week. Read More

ABC filming in Grand Rapids this summer

May 7, 2015
An X Games-style event at Millennium Park this summer will be broadcast live on national television. Read More

Griffins revel in playoff atmosphere

May 6, 2015
It’s not often that a city changes its name to avoid confusion during a hockey playoff series. Read More

Firm sells former golf course

May 5, 2015
About 116 acres of former golf course land is up for sale. Read More

Climbing business reaches its peak

Higher Ground fits in seamlessly with new 616 Development project.

May 1, 2015
When Higher Ground Rock Climbing opened 20 years ago, it occasionally had to deal with car break-ins and other petty crimes in the Monroe North Business District. Read More

LPGA tournament opens 5k

May 1, 2015
A golf tournament has opened up registration for its 5k run and walk. Read More

Sports commission predicts sold-out hotels

April 23, 2015
Hotels in the area could sell-out on several upcoming weekends as a series of sporting events draw visitors and millions in economic impact into the market. Read More

Drive meets goals for first season

April 10, 2015
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) With the first Grand Rapids Drive season in the books, Steve Jbara joked the office’s focus now is on a summer softball team. Read More

LPGA tournament names band for community concert

April 2, 2015
A hit-producing band is coming to town to help benefit a golf tournament’s mission. Read More