Today on Segment 16, the guys talk about sports, and the odd problem a local resident is having with his balls. Well, not HIS balls, but the balls other people keep giving him. Tons of soccer balls come over the wall next to his house, damaging his home and vehicle windows, and he's had it!
US Soccer has announced new rules which ban headers for players 10 and under. Headers for players 11 to 13 will be limited. The changes come after a lawsuit dealing with concussions. Local soccer club Midwest United FC shares their reaction to the changes.
Jenison High School boys' soccer player Luke VanderVeen is this week's Meijer-97.9 WGRD Athlete of the Week. VanderVeen's last-minute goal in Jenison's 1-0 win over Zeeland East last week is indicative of the type of competitor he is, Wildcats Coach Brian Selk said.