Andrew Mahoney covers men’s college hockey and also writes about combat sports. As a sports producer for Boston Globe.com, he worked with editors and reporters on sports coverage and responding to breaking news. He was responsible for updating the Globe sports page and team pages, and produced and sent newsletters for the Red Sox, Patriots, and Celtics. He has covered major sporting events including multiple Frozen Fours, Winter Classics, and Boston Marathons. Prior to that, Mahoney was a content producer for Boston.com and BostonGlobe.com, optimizing web content and updating the Boston.com and Boston Globe home pages and section fronts. A graduate of Northeastern University, Mahoney was an assistant editor at ESPN.com where he worked with ESPN and NFL talent to file weekly in-season analysis, in addition to moderating online chats with coaches, players, and draft hopefuls.