New-York Historical Society's Bill Shannon Dictionary of New York Sports

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Colin Stephenson

Colin Stephenson (Sportswriter.  Born, Jamaica, W.I., Jan. 27, 1964.)  A journalism major at St. John’s, Colin Andrew Stephenson began his professional career as a news reporter at the Courier-News (Bridgewater, N.J.) in 1987.  Stephenson switched to sports in 1988 and moved to the Asbury Park Press in 1989.  At the Press, he was a ubiquitous N.H.L. […]

Elliott Denman

Elliott Denman (Sportswriter.  Born, The Bronx, NY, Jan. 23, 1934.)  Nearly unique among sportswriters, Elliott H. Denman has been a U.S. Olympic athlete, an N.Y.U. track captain, and an award-winning writer.  Denman won four indoor race walk events at the Garden, including the 1956 I.C.4A. indoor title for the mile in a meet-record 7:08.8.  He […]

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