Sports Business

Minor league, college and youth sports


Local Olympic-style winter games return

February 13, 2020
The Meijer State Games of Michigan — Winter Games will be in full swing this weekend. Read More

Youth golf program expands presence

February 11, 2020
A nonprofit youth development program will be growing into another West Michigan county. Read More

Golf tournament wins national awards

February 3, 2020
A professional women’s golf tournament won two 2019 Gold Driver Awards. Read More

Sports commission hosting first esports tournament

January 30, 2020
“League of Legends” is the game of choice for the inaugural Grand Rapids Rift Clash tournament. Read More

Ambulance company planning expansion

AMR also expects to address talent shortage with new certification program.

January 24, 2020
American Medical Response is entering 2020 with plans to strengthen its presence in the region. Read More

Online sports betting in Michigan will wait until 2021

January 23, 2020
LANSING — Sports bettors may be able to place wagers in person at Detroit casinos this spring but will wait until 2021 to do so online, Michigan's regulatory agency said Wednesday. Read More

Sports commission opens downtown HQ

January 23, 2020
The West Michigan Sports Commission has relocated to a new office at 300 Ottawa Ave. NW. Read More

Sports organization hires national sales manager

January 20, 2020
A local nonprofit added a new member to its staff. Read More

Inside Track: Safe at home

From intern to CEO, Joe Chamberlin puts his mark on the West Michigan Whitecaps.

January 17, 2020
From scraping gum off the concourse at Fifth Third Ballpark to becoming the CEO of the West Michigan Whitecaps, Joe Chamberlin’s journey has come full circle. Read More

Cycling studio rolls toward opening

January 9, 2020
A new indoor cycling studio on the Medical Mile is giving the public a sneak peek. Read More