Sports & Golf
Winning—Whether You Play or Watch.
No matter the season, we’ll help you get your game on. Kalamazoo is home to many sports teams and hosts prestigious sporting events annually.
- Western Michigan University competes at the NCAA Division I level and fields 15 varsity sports participating in the Mid-American Conference and the National Collegiate Hockey Conference.
- Kalamazoo College is a member of the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association and offers 16 varsity sports competing at the NCAA Division III level.
- The Kalamazoo Wings take to the ice for professional hockey in the ECHL.
- Golfers can tee it up with nearly two-dozen courses within an hour of downtown Kalamazoo. Check out our golf guide here.
- National tennis and regional soccer championships are held here every summer.