KATY, Texas – Academy Sports + Outdoors announced Thursday that it will open a second location in Wichita at the intersection of Hwy. 96 & Greenwich Rd. in 2015.
“Our new store will provide local residents with an additional location for active-minded Wichita families to shop all their sports, outdoor and lifestyle needs at everyday low prices,” says Ken Attaway, Academy Sports + Outdoors executive vice president, chief operating officer. “We’re looking forward to offering local residents with a convenient location and continuing to be an active member of the community.”
Academy’s second Wichita store will be approximately 71,000 square feet and bring approximately 150 jobs to the area.
Individuals interested in careers can visit www.academy.com/careers to apply for positions.