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.

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Barbara Matson

Shalane Flanagan just had to give Boston another try

By , Globe Correspondent

She is 36 and coming off her greatest win, but she feels she has unfinished business, so it’s not time to retire.

nfl notebook

Saints’ coach Sean Payton still fuming

, Associated Press

He called the officiating in the New Orleans loss to Atlanta inconsistent and poor.

Boston College 4, Boston University 1

BC turns tables on BU

By Frank Dell’Apa , Globe Correspondent

The Eagles avenged Friday’s loss with a 4-1 victory.


David Backes feeling good after early return to Bruins

By , Globe Correspondent

The veteran forward had just the usual soreness after his first game in four weeks.