Friday, June 02, 2006
All the fingers on one hand
Announcements that Rachel Wilner will become sports editor at the Mercury News and that Holly Lawton was recently made sports editor at the Kansas City Star bring the total of female sports editors at metro dailies to five. (The others are in Fort Worth, Seattle and Raleigh, N.C.). According to a note on Poynter.org, there are 14 female sports editors at 435 of the nation's dailies.