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

BOSTON MARATHON

Worknesh Degefa runs away with women’s race in Boston Marathon

By , Globe Correspondent

The Ethiopian runner outdistanced the field for her second career win in a marathon.

NCAA HOCKEY TOURNAMENT

‘It’s the most important position on the ice.’ Why goalies can make or break an NCAA title bid

By , Globe Correspondent

Local favorites Northeastern, Harvard, UMass, and Providence will use different formulas in net this weekend as they play for a berth in the Frozen Four.

NCAA WOMEN’S HOCKEY | CORNELL 3, NORTHEASTERN 2 (OT)

Northeastern, Boston College both bounced from NCAA tournament

By , Globe Correspondent

Both the Huskies and Eagles lost in overtime, Northeastern falling to Cornell at home, ending their seasons one game shy of the Frozen Four.

Previewing the Hockey East quarterfinals

By , Globe Correspondent

The best-of-three series begin Friday, with UMass going in as the top seed.