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.
  • espnW's The Trifecta with Spain, Jane & Kate

    Sarah Spain and Kate Fagan discuss the end of Minnesota's boycott, the release of the Joe Mixon tape and are joined by Jane McManus, Annie Apple and Ramona Shelburne.

  • Ross, Biles and Smith look back at 2016 success

    After their ESPN The Magazine cover shoot, Cubs catcher David Ross, Olympic gold medalist gymnast Simone Biles and Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith sit down with Sarah Spain to discuss their success in 2016.

    Dec 17 8:55 AM ET

  • Izzy and Spain

    Sarah Spain and Reese Waters discuss the Joe Mixon video, the Minnesota football boycott and chat with Myron Medcalf, Holly Rowe and Jenni Carlson.

  • Izzy and Spain

    George Karl shares a touching story about Craig Sager.

  • Izzy and Spain

    Reese Waters filling in for Izzy. Sarah and Reese discuss quality vs. quantity NBA with Brian Windhorst and movie comparisons to sports figures with ESPN LA's Ben Lyons.

  • espnW Columnists

    The uphill fight for accountability from teams

    Aroldis Chapman is back with the Yankees, creating another conflicted rooting interest for their fans. Well, some of them. Sarah Spain examines the lengths some will go to silence criticism.

    Dec 13 5:35 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • Izzy and Spain

    Rams coaching rumors, MLB hazing rules, Dak vs Romo, remembering Alan Thicke

  • That's What She Said with Sarah Spain

    Kavitha joins Sarah to discuss Aroldis Chapman returning to the Yankees, and how fans handle DV on their favorite teams.

  • Izzy and Spain

    Izzy and Sarah react to the news of Jeff Fisher's firing, discuss the Cowboys quarterback situation, talk with Maurice Jones-Drew and Travis Rodgers and much more.

  • espnW's The Trifecta with Spain, Jane & Kate

    Sarah, Jane and Kate are back! They introduce the Impact 25. Is UConn's dominance in WCBB bad for the sport? The latest on Baylor and Art Briles. Doris Burke joins the show.

  • That's What She Said with Sarah Spain

    Bonus Pod! Sarah sits down with Ryan Dempster to discuss the Cubs World Series and the events that followed the win.

  • Izzy and Spain

    Reese Waters in for Izzy... Sarah and Reece discuss Russell Westbrook's popularity, race issues in sports, Dexter Fowler signs with the enemy. Also, best breakup stories.

  • Izzy and Spain

    Finally a good Thursday Night Football game to watch. Plus Kevin Blackistone on John Wall and Lebron James.

  • Izzy and Spain

    Izzy and Sarah discuss the Knicks/Cavs matchup, Golden State's offense, and Brandon Marshall's painkiller story.Espn.com's Kevin Arnovitz joins.

  • Spiranac attacked by cyber bullying

    Golfer Paige Spiranac speaks about cyber bullying. Sarah Spain reacts to Spiranac's comments, saying how beauty unfairly eclipses the accomplishments of female athletes.

    Dec 6 11:11 PM ET

  • espnW Columnists

    Realizing you left your sport too soon

    ESPN's Prim Siripipat joins Sarah Spain to talk about the lack of closure she felt when she left tennis, and returning to the sport on her terms.

    Dec 6 12:54 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • That's What She Said with Sarah Spain

    Sarah talks with Prim Siripipat on growing up in the Tennis world and making a comeback as an adult.

  • Izzy and Spain

    Discussing Cam Newton, college football playoffs Charles Barkley's "girly" comments, Rajon Rondo and Victor Cruz. Also joined by ESPN's Adnan Virk.

  • Sarah Spain ready to welcome LeBron to Chicago

    Sarah Spain, who is sitting next to a cardboard cutout of LeBron James in a Cubs uniform, is still celebrating the Cubs' World Series win and wants to remind him the Cubs beat his Cleveland Indians.

    Dec 2 9:53 AM ET

  • Izzy and Spain

    Izzy and Sarah discuss Rob Gronkowski's injury and that impact on the Patriots. Should LeBron have been SI's Sportsman of the Year? Boston Globe's Ben Volin joins the show.

  • Izzy and Spain

    Izzy and Greg Cote of the Miami Harold/ The Dan Le Batard Show talk JR Smith with Frank Isola, take a walk down memory lane, and preview Top Chef with a Top Chef.

  • Sharing stories of harassment is key to combating more

    What can be done about a problem so pervasive, so prevalent it's become almost normalized? Talk about it, Sarah Spain says.

    Nov 29 7:38 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • espnW Columnists

    Sharing stories of harassment is key to combating more

    What can be done about a problem so pervasive, so prevalent it's become almost normalized? Talk about it, Sarah Spain says.

    Nov 29 12:00 PM ET | By Sarah Spain