Sports Columnist

Tara Sullivan

I don’t just cover the sports. I cover the people. Multiple-time Associated Press Sports Editors Top Ten columnist award winner. Formerly of The Record (N.J.), The New York Daily News, and New York Newsday.

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TARA SULLIVAN

NFL’s handling of Josh Gordon case is encouraging

By , Globe Staff

New guidelines reflect a sensitivity to mental health issues, and support for players instead of simple punishment.

TARA SULLIVAN

Kristi Kirshe started playing rugby in 2017. It might get her to the Olympics

By , Globe Staff

The former three-sport star at Franklin High helped the US win a silver medal at the Pan Am Games.

TARA SULLIVAN

Aurora Games: A major women’s event that reflects the times

By , Globe Staff

Given the expanding landscape for women’s sports, this women’s-only event is both important and illustrative.

TARA SULLIVAN

Alex Cora faces the first real adversity of his managerial tenure

By , Globe Staff

He earned a certain grace period with a championship, but sports are always about today, not yesterday.