Michael Vega

Vega is a 25-year veteran of the Sports department. He has covered the Daytona and Indianapolis 500s, Super Bowl, World Series, NBA Finals, NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, NCAA championships, US Open, and the Boston Marathon, a course which he has driven but not yet run.

Latest stories

BC freshmen likely to make a splash

By Michael Vega , Globe Staff

The BC freshmen football players were awed by their visit to Gillette Stadium to see the Patriots, but on Saturday, they will be on the field to take on UMass.

BC’s football captains a study in perseverance

By Michael Vega , Globe Staff

“They’re good guys and each one of them has an interesting story,’’ said BC coach Steve Addazio.

BC’s Doug Flutie statue target of UMass prank

By Michael Vega , Globe Staff

A photo of a UMass jersey on BC’s famous statue made the rounds on the Internet Tuesday.

Boston College notebook

Notes: Boston College’s Tim Joy out for the season

By Michael Vega , Globe Staff

The junior linebacker from Chelmsford suffered a season-ending knee injury.