ESPY Awards 1994

2nd ESPY Awards 1994 Winners

Category Winner
Best Male Athlete Barry Bonds, San Francisco Giants
Best Female Athlete Julie Krone, Jockey
Best Breakthrough Athlete Mike Piazza, Los Angeles Dodgers
Outstanding Team Toronto Blue Jays
Best Coach/Manager Jimmy Johnson, Dallas Cowboys
Best NFL Player Emmitt Smith, Dallas Cowboys
Best Major League Baseball Player Barry Bonds, San Francisco Giants
Best NHL Player Mario Lemieux, Pittsburgh Penguins
Best Driver Nigel Mansell
Best NBA Player Charles Barkley, Phoenix Suns
Best Boxer Evander Holyfield
Best Male Golfer Nick Price
Best Female Golfer Betsy King
Best Male Tennis Player Pete Sampras
Best Female Tennis Player Steffi Graf
Best College Football Player Charlie Ward, Florida State
Best Male College Basketball Player Bobby Hurley, Duke
Best Female College Basketball Player Sheryl Swoopes, Texas Tech
Best Jockey Mike Smith
Best Bowler Norm Duke
Best Male Track Athlete Michael Johnson
Best Female Track Athlete Gail Devers
Best Comeback Athlete Mario Lemieux, Pittsburgh Penguins
Outstanding Performance Under Pressure Joe Carter, Toronto Blue Jays
Baseball Play of the Year Greg Maddux eludes tag at the plate
NBA Play of the Year John Starks' lefty dunk vs. Bulls in playoffs
NHL Play of the Year Wayne Gretsky plucks the puck out of the air to score
College Basketball Play of the Year Bryant Reeves half-court bomb, and Jason Kidd behind-the-back pass (tie)
College Football Play of the Year Mike Brechler's surprise punt return for a TD, Beloit College vs. Lawrence
NFL Play of the Year Eric Metcalf's game-winning punt return, Cleveland vs. Pittsburgh
Outrageous Play of the Year Leon Lett attempts to recover a blocked field goal
Showstopper of the Year Jim Abbott's no-hitter, Yankees vs. Indians
Outstanding Performance by an Athlete in Entertainment Charles Barkley vs. Barney on Saturday Night Live