Shira Springer

Springer is an investigative and enterprise reporter for the Sports section. She covers a wide range of subjects, including local professional teams, sports business, and the Olympics. Prior to her current role, she served as Celtics beat writer. Her journalism career started at the Globe in 1997.

Latest stories

Israelis’ appearance at Head of the Charles a historic moment

By , Globe Staff

Only a 16-year-old from the team will actually compete, but the delegation brings together some inspiring stories.

Tufts Health Plan 10K for Women

Hasay’s patience is rewarded in Tufts 10K

By , Globe Staff

With her track speed and race savvy on full display, Hasay sprinted toward the finish and won in 31:39.

Lelisa Desisa, Mamitu Daska win BAA Half Marathon

By , Globe Staff

The men’s race saw a repeat winner, while the women’s champ won in record time.

Fast times expected at BAA Half Marathon

By , Globe Staff

Lelisa Desisa hopes to be the first men’s champion to defend his title since the BAA Half Marathon started in 2001.