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.

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A rewarding journey for Boston College kicker Joey Launceford

By Michael Vega , Globe Staff

A walk-on, Launceford made two field goals and three PATs in Saturday’s win over UMass. He was awarded a scholarship on Monday.

Duxbury’s Aaron Kramer fills in admirably on BC’s offensive line

By Michael Vega , Globe Staff

Kramer was called upon because of injury in Saturday’s opener against UMass.

BC 30, UMASS 7

BC runs over UMass in season opener

By Michael Vega , Globe Staff

The Eagles piled up 511 total yards of offense, with 338 coming on the ground.


Young BC backfield hits ground running

By Michael Vega , Globe Staff

Sophomore running backs Tyler Rouse and Myles Willis combined for 144 yards and a TD on 35 carries.