Liz Clarke
Reporter

During her 13 years as a sportswriter for The Washington Post, Liz Clarke has covered the Washington Redskins, five Olympic Games, two World Cups and written extensively about college sports, tennis and auto racing. She currently covers Maryland basketball and tennis, as well as writes occasional sports features.

Before joining the Post in 1998, she worked as a sportswriter at USA Today, The Dallas Morning News and the Charlotte Observer. She has twice been honored as Motorsports Writer of the Year. And she is the author of the book, “One Helluva Ride: How NASCAR Swept the Nation.”

Latest by Liz Clarke

Tiafoe, 16, wins Easter Bowl championship

Francis Tiafoe of College Park wins the top tournament for American junior tennis players.

For Mourning, it was worth it

For Mourning, it was worth it

Amid talk of unionization and one-and-dones,former Hoyas star reflects on value of college education.

Connecticut claims national title

Connecticut claims national title

Shabazz Napier is named most outstanding player of the Final Four as Huskies win fourth championship.

Williams, Mourning get the nod

Williams, Mourning get the nod

Former Maryland coach, Georgetown player are among the class of 2014 for the basketball Hall of Fame.