Sports Business

Minor league, college and youth sports


Redesigned golf course aims to honor nonprofit

Folds of Honor was founded at Grand Haven Golf Club, now known as American Dunes.

June 14, 2019
One active duty member is preserving history. Read More

Summer Games racing to Opening Ceremony

June 12, 2019
The Summer Games across West Michigan are back. Read More

LPGA tournament teeing off

June 11, 2019
A major golf tournament is set to start this week. Read More

Drive have plan for life after agreement with Pistons expires

Investment group is adamant about staying on west side of the state.

May 17, 2019
The investors refused to move. SSJ Group LLC, owners of the Gatorade League professional basketball team Grand Rapids Drive, decided to remain in the city where the team originated five years ago, after its NBA affiliate, the Detroit Pistons, wanted the team to move to the Motor City. Read More

Ex-NFL player and woman settle suits against MSU

May 13, 2019
| By AP
EAST LANSING — A former NFL player has settled a lawsuit against Michigan State University alleging his rights were violated when he was expelled after a sexual misconduct investigation. Read More

REI opening store on 28th Street

May 9, 2019
The first West Michigan store by the outdoor retailer REI is opening on 28th Street. Read More

University fires coach after investigation

April 19, 2019
| By AP
MOUNT PLEASANT — Central Michigan University has fired its head gymnastics coach after an investigation found he disregarded medical staff in addressing athlete injuries. Read More

State unveils license plates for 4 pro teams

April 16, 2019
LANSING — Fans of Detroit's four professional sports teams can now support them — and their charities — while driving the roads. Read More

Harsh weather could lead to earlier school start date

Proposal would allow start dates to be decided by local school boards.

April 12, 2019
This winter’s extreme weather could be the tipping point proponents of starting school before Labor Day need. Read More

Appeals court stays order to reinstate softball

April 12, 2019
| By AP
YPSILANTI — The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals has granted Eastern Michigan University's request to stay a judge's order that it reinstate its women's softball program. Read More