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Shira Springer

Springer is an investigative and enterprise reporter for the Sports section. She covers a wide range of subjects, including local professional teams, sports business, and the Olympics. Prior to her current role, she served as Celtics beat writer. Her journalism career started at the Globe in 1997.

Latest stories

Ethiopia’s Atsede Baysa surges to women’s Marathon title

By , Globe Staff

A late kick carried Baysa past fellow Ethiopian Tirfi Tsegaye and Kenya’s Joyce Chepkirui.

Ethiopians claim men’s, women’s titles at Boston Marathon

By , and , Globe Staff

Lemi Derhanu Hayle won the men’s division and Atsede Baysa took the women’s crown on Monday.

Defending women’s champ Caroline Rotich will go with flow

By , Globe Staff

Rotich, who is a tactician, said she’s not focused on any individual, just on her consistency.

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Molly Huddle, Dejen Gebremeskel win BAA 5K

By , Globe Staff

Both champions looked strong in the march toward the Summer Olympics.