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

Gritty Murphy is angling for a role with Redskins

Gritty Murphy is angling for a role with Redskins

Drafted to complement star rushers, the Stanford grad who can rope a steer is standing out at training camp.

Clark to Meriweather: Don’t hold back on hits

Clark to Meriweather: Don’t hold back on hits

With three Pro Bowls between them, Redskins safeties Ryan Clark and Brandon Meriweather are determined to play with ‘reckless abandon.’

Robinson has inside track to succeed Fletcher

Robinson has inside track to succeed Fletcher

Keenan Robinson lost his second NFL season to injury, but devoted the time to learning the playbook and tuning his mental game.

Thompson around for the long haul

Thompson around for the long haul

Running back Chris Thompson wants to show Redskins Coach Jay Gruden that he can be a dependable option.