Items Tagged with 'softball'


Sports tournaments generating $3.3M impact

August 9, 2019
Four national sports tournaments are expected to make a significant economic impact on Grand Rapids. Read More

Derek Jeter's foundation donates $3.2M to school district

July 30, 2019
| By AP
A charitable organization founded by former New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter is donating about $3.2 million to renovate a baseball and softball complex at his West Michigan high school. Read More

Judge orders university to reinstate two women's sports

February 15, 2019
| By AP
YPSILANTI — A judge has ordered Eastern Michigan University to revive softball and women's tennis by fall. Read More

Slow-pitch softball tournament throws $200K into economy

August 3, 2018
Softball players from Canada and the U.S. will face off this weekend at the Art Van Sports Complex. Read More

Art Van Sports Complex names ex-pro ballplayer manager

August 8, 2013
A new sports venue that is expected to bring more tourism dollars into Kent County has its leadoff hitter. Read More

Pitch to cut softball fee misses the plate

GR commissioners sanction hundreds of new charges as a cost recovery move.

June 14, 2013
Using a slang definition of the word, the topic was far from the “softball” variety. Read More

Women Lawyers vs. Judges 2013 hits Fifth Third Ballpark

June 13, 2013
Women from the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan will take on female and male judges from the area during a charity softball game being held at Fifth Third Ballpark on Saturday. Read More

Davenport throws first pitch at Farmers Athletic Complex

March 18, 2013
Davenport University will hold an official dedication ceremony for its new Farmers Athletic Complex on Wednesday. Read More