Dave Sheinin

Washington, D.C.

National baseball writer

Education: Vanderbilt University, BA

Dave Sheinin has been covering baseball and writing features and enterprise stories for The Washington Post since 1999. He is a graduate of Vanderbilt University, where he studied English and music and trained as an opera singer.
Latest from Dave Sheinin

Highlights from Day 9 at the Beijing Winter Olympics

Erin Jackson won a historic speedskating gold, and the U.S. men's hockey team beat Germany to sail into the quarterfinals.

February 13, 2022

Heavy snowfall in Beijing brings overabundance of winter to the Winter Olympics

Some events are delayed or rescheduled because of unusually severe conditions in the region.

February 13, 2022

An Olympian in Beijing, he’s still ‘Shustie’ at the Gold Medal Lounge in Duluth, Minn.

As U.S. skip John Shuster attempts to defend a gold medal, his buddies back home are cheering at all hours.

February 12, 2022

Gold medalist Lara Gut-Behrami had an old score to settle in the Olympic super-G

After narrowly missing medals at past two Games, Swiss skier gets the big one in Beijing.

February 11, 2022

Mikaela Shiffrin finishes off the pace — but finishes — in super-G

After failing to get past the fifth gate in her first two events of the Beijing Olympics, U.S. skiing star Mikaela Shiffrin takes solace in getting to the end.

February 10, 2022

After Mikaela Shiffrin’s stunning exit in slalom, chief rival Petra Vlhova swoops in for gold

Slovakian skier Petra Vlhova rallied to victory with a stellar second run.

February 9, 2022

Another race, another heartbreak, as Mikaela Shiffrin fails to finish slalom in Beijing

For second straight Olympic event, U.S. Alpine star fails to complete her first run.

February 9, 2022

For the Skiing Cochrans of Richmond, Vt., another Olympic medal

Ryan Cochran-Siegle wins Olympic silver almost exactly 50 years after his mother skied to gold in Sapporo, Japan.

February 8, 2022

Eileen Gu wins big air gold for China with superior final run

Competing for her mother's homeland, the free skier raised in San Francisco matched the moment.

February 8, 2022