Build Greatness Gala

A Tailgate to Inspire Champions!

Join us on May 3rd, 2018 for the first annual Building Greatness Gala. Michigan Sports Academies Foundation has been setup to provide financial support for youth without the means to participate in programs that promote life skills development through sport. Connecting the dots of confidence, leadership and teamwork through sport sets the foundation for a better future for all.

The MSA Woodland facility will be set up for dining, fun and games. This tailgate to inspire champions will challenge your tailgating expertise. Win tickets enter raffles and learn how sport can impact everyone in the area.


Austin Hatch & Abby Cole

At the MSA Foundation we firmly believe that sports is more than just a competition. Austin Hatch, University of Michigan Basketball player and Abby Cole, previous Michigan Volleyball Academy and University of Michigan Volleyball player will share their inspiring story of how sports impacted their lives. Don’t miss this feature event and a way to give back to your community through sport.


6:00 p.m. Cocktail Hour
7:00 p.m. Welcome
7:05 p.m. Dinner Stations Open
8:15 p.m. Presentation Speaker: Abby Cole
8:20 p.m. Keynote Speaker: Austin Hatch
8:45 p.m. Conclusion


Staying true to the idea that Sport or Activity encourages more than just fitness you will find a competitive Cocktail hour where prizes are awarded for participation in the sporting events offered. So join is in those sneakers for an hour of fun.
Putt Putt Golf
Corn Hole Games
Soccer Shoot out
Free Throw Contest
Bucket Pong
Volleyball Serving Challenge
Lacrosse Shoot Out
And so much more!