Community Sports Editor

Craig Larson

Larson is the regional sports editor, coordinating coverage in the twice-weekly North, West, and South editions. He also covers college basketball and college football. Prior to his arrival in 2006, he was the sports editor of the MetroWest Daily News in Framingham from 1998 to 2006.

Latest stories

UMass coach Mark Whipple sees positive signs

By Craig Larson , Globe Staff

Whipple was not happy with UMass’s 30-7 loss to BC. But he was not totally displeased.

New England Football Preview

Casey DeAndrade, New Hampshire football keep focus on next challenge

By Craig Larson , Globe Staff

The 5-foot-11-inch, 203-pound DeAndrade emerged as a ball hawk, and dogged defender for UNH.

New England football players to watch

By Craig Larson , Globe Staff

A glance at the names likely to make headlines in 2014.

New England football games to watch

By Craig Larson , Globe Staff

Get out the calendar and circle the dates for these fall classics.