Organized travel sports have been a part of our country’s social fabric for more than a century,
Meijer State Games of Michigan–Summer Games Wrap Up; Sights Turn to 2017 State Games of America
Summertime in West Michigan is synonymous with water.
Lunch anyone? An overwhelming “Yes!” was the answer to that question back in 2007 when the West Michigan Sports Commission (WMSC) was looking for just the right forum to introduce itself to the community. Nine years and many successful annual luncheons later, we are thrilled beyond imagination.
Last month, my staff and I joined sports tourism professionals from across the country in Milwauk
Baseball season has begun across the country – and that will soon include West Michigan. We’ve just opened the new championship-caliber Art Van Sports Complex for its first full season of baseball and softball – and we’ve got an impressive lineup already!
From 1981-1988, Calvin College could say this proudly because we hosted the NCAA Men’s Division I
Team sports have always been a part of my life. I played every form of neighborhood sports since I can remember – think dodge ball, kick the can, softball – and then organized sports after that. I even enrolled in a football officiating class while in college, refereeing middle school, pee wee and rocket football for many years.