Academy Sports bringing 200 jobs combined to Greenville, Jacksonville

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GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – A new Academy Sports and Outdoors is coming to Greenville. And now, a new location is coming to Jacksonville as well.

The store offers premier sports, outdoor, and lifestyle goods.

The first store will open in Greenville late this fall near the corner of Memorial Drive and Greenville Blvd.

The Jacksonville location will open off of Western Blvd. & Henderson Rd. later in the year.

The stores will bring a total of 200 new jobs to the east.

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