John Dawson

John is a correspondent for WORLD. He is a graduate of the World Journalism Institute, the University of Texas at Austin, and previously wrote for The Birmingham News. John resides in Dallas, Texas. Follow him on Twitter @talkdawson.

Around the horn

National | Ernie Els's hopes of competing in the PGA's Players Championship were dashed by a right-hand jab and an uncompromising punching bag.
by John Dawson
Posted 4/05/03, 12:00 am

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Crouching Tiger

National | Special things tend to happen once Tiger Woods approaches a milestone.
by John Dawson
Posted 4/05/03, 12:00 am

Special things tend to happen once Tiger Woods approaches a milestone. In 1997, at the nearly adolescent age of 21, he captured his first Masters green jacket. And in 2000 he won three consecutive majors and nine straight tournaments.

By all accounts, 2003 was supposed to be a quiet year for Mr. Woods. He missed two months of competition while recovering from knee surgery, but then again Mr. Woods had a chance to make history.

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The spoils of football

National | If Title IX defenders cite high levels of spending in major college football programs as a rallying cry, proponents of change may soon point to astonishing revenue divides.
by John Dawson
Posted 4/05/03, 12:00 am

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