Sarah Spain Archive

Sarah Spain

Contributor, espnW.com
Sarah Spain (follow her on Twitter @SarahSpain) is the co-host of espnW Presents: The Trifecta with Spain, Jane & Kate on ESPN Radio, host of the That's What She Said podcast, a SportsCenter reporter and an espnW columnist since 2010. She was a heptathlete at Cornell and is a lifelong Chicago sports fan.
  • Michael Smith on World Series: 'This series is over'

    ESPN's Michael Smith and Sarah Spain debate if the Royals are already a lock to win the World Series even though they still need two more games to clinch.

    Oct 29 12:27 PM ET

  • His & Hers TV

    Michael Smith and Sarah Spain discuss the opening night of the NBA season and the Royals taking a two game lead over the Mets in the World Series.

  • The importance of social change

    Sarah Spain sits down with four sensational women who have each taken grand steps to change the conversation surrounding women in leadership positions.

    Oct 23 12:17 AM ET

  • Bill Murray on Wrigley: 'How I always pictured it'

    Actor and Cubs fan Bill Murray joins SportsCenter to describe the scene at Wrigley Field before Game 3 of the NLCS and what it would mean for him if the Cubs win the World Series.

    Oct 20 7:37 PM ET

  • Carmelita Jeter pleads for social media honesty

    Three-time Olympic medalist Carmelita Jeter sits down with Sarah Spain at the 2015 espnW: Women + Sports Summit and urges women to skip the glam and go for the flip-flops when posting on social media.

    Oct 15 5:32 PM ET

  • News & Commentary

    The wrong packaging for women's football

    Oxygen's "Pretty. Strong." showcases some amazing athletes who follow their passion while balancing their lives. Too bad those uniforms get in the way of what could be an empowering message.

    Oct 14 11:00 AM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • Athlete's Life

    Joan Benoit Samuelson: Marathon storyteller

    Olympic gold medalist and Chicago Marathon record-breaker Joan Benoit Samuelson was back in the Windy City this weekend, reflecting on a life of running and the story each marathon tells.

    Oct 12 1:25 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • ESPN Radio

    Dan, Stu & Sarah Spain on Sarah be like Stugotz, how the new power and fame has gone to Stu's head, the movie "The Program" and Dan says Miami has a chance against FSU.

  • The Dan Le Batard Show

    Late Night's Seth Meyers chats with Dan, Stugotz and Sarah Spain on being a late night talk show host and if he has "beef" with Donald Trump.

  • ESPN Radio

    Dan, Stu & Sarah Spain on Thabo Sefolosha being acquitted, on Jerry Jones defending Greg Hardy plus they are joined by Big Boi and Seth Meyers. And the Grid of Death!

  • The Dan Le Batard Show

    Rapper Big Boi of Outkast talks about the case involving Thabo Sefolosha, the recent incidents of racial profiling and makes NFL Week 5 picks.

  • ESPN Radio

    Dan Le Batard, Stugotz and Sarah Spain discuss how Thabo Sefolosha moves forward, shares the Grid of Death and chats with Late Night host Seth Meyers.

  • ESPN Radio

    Dan, Stugotz and Sarah Spain break the news that Hawks' Thabo Sefolosha was acquitted in his case and the recent stigmas in sports culture.

  • ESPN Radio

    Dan Le Batard and Stugotz are joined by special guest host Sarah Spain, talk baseball with Tim Kurkjian and discuss nature of Cowboys' Greg Hardy's comments.

  • News & Commentary

    A fan's dilemma about cheering for the Blackhawks

    The investigation into Patrick Kane, one of the brightest stars in the game and a hockey deity in Chicago, has turned a summer of celebration into weeks of avoidance, Sarah Spain says.

    Oct 7 2:45 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • Carmen and Jurko

    Carmen and Jurko get an update on the Cubs from Jesse Rogers, they go all around the NFL with John Clayton, and Darren Rovell and Sarah Spain jump on as well!

  • Waddle & Silvy

    The guys talk to Jesse Rogers, Pat Boyle, Sarah Spain, Mike Tirico, and Brian Urlacher.

  • Spain on fan sentiment about Derrick Rose

    espnW's Sarah Spain covers how her sentiments about Derrick Rose have evolved, Rose's recent remarks about free agency and the reaction to the sexual misconduct allegations against him.

  • ESPN Radio

    Dan Le Batard and Stugotz compare Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers, converse with espnW's Sarah Spain about fan sentiment about Derrick Rose and more.

  • ESPN Los Angeles

    Kelvin & Travis are gearing up for the Lakers upcoming season. Thompson & Trudell talk to ESPN's Eric Karabell. Mason & Ireland are joined by Serena Winters of Lakers Nation. Plus, The Dan Le Batard Show with ESPN Chicago’s Sarah Spain.

  • ESPN Radio

    Dan Le Batard, Stugotz and company cover Derrick Rose with Sarah Spain and NFL Week 4 with Big Boi. Plus, Stugotz is convinced that his wife is cheating on him.

  • Athlete's Life

    Sarah Spain Indiana Fever vs. Chicago Sky Instagram Takeover  

    We gave Sarah Spain the keys to our Instagram account so she could give us a behind-the-scenes look at the action as the Indiana Fever take on the Chicago Sky in Game 1 of the WNBA playoffs.

    Sep 17 12:46 PM ET

  • News & Commentary

    Olympian-turned-escort reclaims her life Video

    In her new book, "Fast Girl," Olympian Suzy Favor Hamilton chronicles her battle with the mental illness that drove her need for sex, danger and escape, eventually as a Las Vegas escort.

    Sep 15 | By Sarah Spain

  • Spain & Prim

    Sarah Spain chats with former Olympian Suzy Favor Hamilton about her new book, "Fast Girl," which chronicles her mental illness & what drove her to become a Las Vegas escort.