Multiplatform editor

Michael Vega

After 30 years as a sportswriter, having covered events ranging from the Super Bowl, World Series, NBA Finals, Stanley Cup, Daytona 500, Indy 500, Michael Vega has now transitioned into a new role on the sports copy desk as a multi-platform editor.

Latest stories

Heisman Trophy

Baker Mayfield wins Heisman Trophy

By Ralph D. Russo , Associated Press

Oklahoma quarterback, who began his career as a walk-on, easily beat Bryce Love and Lamar Jackson.

Alex Ovechkin hopes to see Russian hockey team at Olympics

By Stephen Whyno , Associated Press

Capitals’ star would support Russian team playing hockey in 2018 Olympics under a neutral flag.

Sports Log

Trio named Heisman Trophy finalists

, Associated Press

Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield, Louisville QB Lamar Jackson, the reigning Heisman winner, and Stanford RB Bryce Love made the final cut.

Sports Log

No. 1 UConn women defeat No. 3 Notre Dame

, FROM STAFF AND WIRE REPORTS

Top-ranked Huskies rallied with a decisive 21-5 run to hand the Irish their first loss.