Assistant Sports Editor

Craig Larson

A 30-year veteran reporting on/coordinating high school sports coverage in the region, Craig Larson is the Globe’s high school and regional sports editor. Prior to his arrival at the Globe in 2006, the West Springfield native served as the sports editor of the MetroWest Daily News in Framingham from 1998-2006, as well as sports editor of the Dedham Transcript and the Caledonian Record.

Latest stories

BAY STATE GAMES

Summertime, and the games are evolving

By Scott Souza , Globe Correspondent

In recent years, the Bay State Games has looked to stay relevant through increasing opportunities in swimming and other sports.

ON THE MOVE | BRION O’CONNOR

For the road less traveled, try a gravel bike

By Brion O’Connor , Globe Correspondent

Mike Rowell of Bedford rides a Swiss Army knife-type rig that’s as comfortable on dirt as it is on asphalt.

Quincy in spotlight for lacrosse championships

By Scott Souza , GLOBE CORRESPONDENT

The newly renovated Veterans Memorial Stadium hosted the D1 Eastern Mass. championship and D2 state championship boys’ games.

ON THE MOVE

Newbies are welcome on hiking club’s outings

By Brion O’Connor , Globe Correspondent

Most of the AMC Boston outings are held on a “show and go” basis, with no need to sign up beforehand.