For more than twenty-five years, The Best American Sports Writing has built a solid reputation by showcasing the greatest sports journalism of the previous year, culled from hundreds of national, regional, and specialty print and digital publications. Each year, the series editor and guest editor curate a truly exceptional collection. The only shared traits among all these diverse styles, voices, and stories are the extraordinarily high caliber of writing, and the pure passion they tap into that can only come from sports.
JEFF PEARLMAN, guest editor, is theNew York Times
best-selling author of eight books, includingGunslinger
andThe Bad Guys Won.
GLENN STOUT, series editor, is the author ofYoung Woman and the Sea
He has been the editor of The Best American Sports Writing
since its inception in 1991.