Abby Wambach, Clint Dempsey win

Updated: January 20, 2012, 6:08 PM ET
Associated Press

CHICAGO -- Abby Wambach has been voted the U.S. Soccer Federation's female athlete of the year for the fifth time, matching Mia Hamm's record.

Clint Dempsey has been voted top male athlete for the first time since 2007.

Brek Shea and Sydney Leroux were voted the top young athletes.

Wambach won in 2003, 2004, 2007 and last year. Hamm won from 1994 to 1998.

Wambach scored four goals at the Women's World Cup, including one in the 122nd minute in the semifinals that forced ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?