Academy Sports + Outdoors to open new Meyerland store in 2022

The 33rd Houston location of Academy Sports + Outdoors will be opening somewhere in the Meyerland area in 2022.(Courtesy Academy Sports + Outdoors)
The 33rd Houston location of Academy Sports + Outdoors will be opening somewhere in the Meyerland area in 2022.(Courtesy Academy Sports + Outdoors)

The 33rd Houston location of Academy Sports + Outdoors will be opening somewhere in the Meyerland area in 2022.(Courtesy Academy Sports + Outdoors)

The 33rd Houston location of Academy Sports + Outdoors will be opening somewhere in the Meyerland area in 2022, according to a Jan. 25 announcement from the company.

A spokesperson with Academy declined to specify the address of the new location at this time, adding that more details will be shared closer to the store's grand opening.



The sporting goods and outdoor recreation retailer will offer products from brands such as Nike, YETI, Adidas, The North Face, Under Armour and Columbia Sportswear as well as Academy’s private label brands, which include Magellan Outdoors, Freely and BCG, according to the Jan. 25 release.

Services at the new store will include curbside pick-up, in-store pickup of goods bought online and free shipping on online orders over $25. Other in-store services will include free assembly of grills and bikes, scope mounting, bore sighting, line winding and spooling, propane exchange and the ability to purchase hunting and fishing licenses, according to the release.

Before the store opens, customers can shop online at www.academy.com.

By George Wiebe

Reporter, Bellaire/Meyerland/West University

George joined Community Impact Newspaper in December 2021 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Southern Illinois University's College of Mass Communication and Media Arts.