Local sports keep the community cheering with semi-pro and collegiate sports happening year-round in Muskegon County!
Hockey is huge in Michigan, and the Muskegon Lumberjacks, West Michigan’s USHL team, plays a full 30-game season in downtown Muskegon’s L.C. Walker Arena (955 Fourth St. – Corner of Western Ave. and Fourth St.). Games are held many weekend nights throughout the season, with special offers for families and groups.
Our local entry in the Michigan Summer Collegiate Baseball League. Finishing their 2015 season with a 24-7 record, the Clippers were league champions. The Clippers play throughout the months of June and July at historic Marsh Field (corner of Peck St. and Laketon Ave.). Party deck available.
West Michigan Lake Hawks
Muskegon’s professional basketball team, the American Basketball Academy’s West Michigan Lake Hawks, are now in their third season, providing edge-of-your-seat hoop action for fans and a platform for hopeful players to cut their teeth and advance to the NBA.
The Muskegon Mustangs
The Great Lakes Football League, a 17-team league comprised of mostly Michigan teams. The Mustangs play an 8-game season during the summer months at the Oakridge High School field.
Our newest sports team is the Muskegon Risers Soccer Club, an independent men’s soccer team which strives to represent soccer through both on-field performance and off-field community service.
For Muskegon County Sports Information
Visit the Local Sports Journal at www.localsportsjournal.com.