Mark Cofman has worked at the Globe since August 2008, first as the Editor of OT (sports publication in 2008-09), followed by a tenure as a regular sports copy desk editor (2009-15), then as a sports copy desk editor as a contractor (2016-17).
He has been in the newspaper business for roughly 40 years and has also taught college classes at Endicott College.
By Chuck Culpepper , The Washington Post
On paper, Nadal is a heavy favorite against the upstart South African, who has stunned the field to reach his first US Open final.
NASCAR MONSTER ENERGY RACE
By Hank Kurz Jr. , Associated Press
The retiring NASCAR star needs a victory at Richmond on Saturday night to qualify for the playoffs.
The WNBA stars from UConn will be among 30 players at the national team’s training camp.
By Alex Speier , Globe Staff
Your guide to Major League Baseball’s written and unwritten rules regarding the business of stealing signs.