Assistant Sports Editor

Scott Thurston

Thurston is an assistant sports editor who oversees the department's special sections, project reporting, and features, coordinates event coverage, and also supervises the copy desk.

Latest stories

For Harvard hockey, this has been a season of redemption

By John Powers , Globe Correspondent

The seniors have seen the program come a long way, but there is work left to be done in the NCAAs.

Alex Speier

Mookie Betts is happy to be one of the new faces of baseball

By Alex Speier , Globe Staff

The Red Sox outfielder is attractive to advertisers in part because of his joyful on-field charisma.

Patriots find ways to stretch their routines

By Nora Princiotti , Globe Staff

Some of the players use yoga and Pilates when they’re not practicing with the team.

If you think Stephen Gostkowski stinks right now, so does he

By , Globe Staff

The Patriots kicker missed another point-after Sunday, but coach Bill Belichick still has confidence in him.