Jamaican sprinters Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce were chosen world athletes of the year on Saturday.
Kansas recruit Andrew Wiggins and soccer player Morgan Andrews were honored as national prep athletes of the year on Tuesday night.
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Sprinter Carmelita Jeter and high jumper Jesse Williams captured the Jesse Owens Award on Tuesday as the outstanding U.S. track and field athletes of the year.
Kenyan 800-meter runner David Rudisha and Croatian high jumper Blanka Vlasic have won the IAAF World Athlete of the Year awards.
Michael Phelps' record-setting performance in Beijing earned him three Golden Goggle Awards on Monday at USA Swimming's annual banquet.
Jeremy Wariner and Sanya Richards, training partners who excel at 400 meters, will receive Jesse Owens Awards as the top U.S. male and female track and field athletes of the year.
amaican sprinter Asafa Powell and American 400-meter runner Sanya Richards were honored Sunday as World Athletes of the Year by track and field's governing body.
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Lisa Leslie and Reggie Miller were selected Monday as the USA Basketball Female and Male Athletes of the Year, respectively.
Middle distance star Hicham El Guerrouj and marathon record-holder Paula Radcliffe were chosen Athletes of the Year by track and field's governing body Sunday.
President Barack Obama named openly gay athletes to the delegation that will represent the U.S. next year at opening and closing ceremonies for the Winter Olympics in Sochi, sending a clear signal to Russia about its treatment of gays and lesbians.
Ryan Lochte and Olympic and world champion Katie Ledecky won male and female athlete of the year at the Golden Goggles as USA Swimming honored its top performers.
The World Anti-Doping Agency says it is introducing a new technique for urine tests next year that will help catch athletes who take steroids.
A Russian athlete who placed fifth in the 50-kilometer walk at last year's London Olympics has been handed a lifetime ban by the IAAF for a second doping offense.
Olympic and world champion Katie Ledecky has been selected USA Swimming athlete of the year.