Multiplatform Editor and Reporter

Barbara Matson

For most of the last 20 years, Barbara Matson has been a copy editor, writer, and multiplatform editor in Sports and contributed stories to Sports (Bruins, Red Sox, Patriots, Celtics, Revolution, Marathon, Head of the Charles, golf, tennis, colleges, features, profiles), Living, and Travel.

Latest stories

golf roundup

Jimmy Walker’s patience pays off

, Associated Press

After waiting out five hours of rain delay, he forged a two-shot lead at the Bridgestone Invitational.

Sports log

Defending champion Stan Warinka withdraws from US Open

, Associated Press

The three-time major champion will have a medical procedure on his left knee.

Los Angeles reaches agreement on hosting 2028 Olympic Games

By Michael R. Blood , Associated Press

Paris is the only city left to host the 2024 Summer Games.


Dodgers acquire Yu Darvish from Rangers

, Associated Press

Baseball’s best team bolstered its rotation by adding the former Texas ace.