Study: Fort Wayne Should Attract More Youth Sports Events (VIDEO)

By Corinne Rose - 21Alive

March 18, 2014 Updated Mar 18, 2014 at 5:54 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) -- A new study finds that Fort Wayne needs to do more to attract youth sporting events to the Summit City, because it's a growing market that injects major revenue into local economies.

Just last year, Fort Wayne hosted more than 100 youth sporting conventions and tournaments.

People at those events spent more than $20 million while they were here.

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