ESPY Awards 1998

6th ESPY Awards 1998 Winners

Category Winner
Best Male Athlete Ken Griffey Jr., baseball and Tiger Woods, golf
Best Female Athlete Mia Hamm, soccer
Best Breakthrough Athlete Nomar Garciaparra, Boston Red Sox
Game of the Year Denver Broncos win a thrilling Super Bowl XXXII
Outstanding Team Denver Broncos
Best Coach/Manager Jim Leyland, Florida Marlins
Best NFL Player Barry Sanders, Detroit Lions
Best Major League Baseball Player Larry Walker, Colorado Rockies
Best NHL Player Mario Lemieux, Pittsburgh Penguins
Best Driver Jeff Gordon
Best NBA Player Michael Jordan, Chicago Bulls
Best WNBA Player Cynthia Cooper, Houston Comets
Best Boxer Evander Holyfield
Best Male Golfer Tiger Woods
Best Female Golfer Annika Sorenstam
Best Male Tennis Player Pete Sampras
Best Female Tennis Player Martina Hingis
Best College Football Player Peyton Manning, Tennessee
Best Male College Basketball Player Keith Van Horn, Utah
Best Female College Basketball Player Chamique Holdsclaw, Tennessee
Best Jockey Gary Stevens
Best Bowler Walter Ray Williams
Best Male Track Athlete Wilson Kipketer
Best Female Track Athlete Marion Jones
Best Comeback Athlete Roger Clemens, Toronto Blue Jays
Outstanding Performance Under Pressure Terrell Davis, Denver Broncos
Baseball Play of the Year Jim Edmonds, Angels, catch on the run away from the plate
NBA Play of the Year Rex Chapman of Phoenix hits a wild three-pointer
NHL Play of the Year Darren McCarty of Detroit scores on a great move
College Basketball Play of the Year Kwan Johnson of New Orleans hits a long-distance 3-pointer
College Football Play of the Year Nebraska's Scott Frost to Matt Davison: the Immaculate Reception II
NFL Play of the Year Brad Johnson of Minnesota completes a pass to himself and scores
Outrageous Play of the Year Lansdale (Pa.) Catholic with a "Cal-Stanford" play vs. Upper Perkiomen
Showstopper of the Year Tiger Woods wins the Masters
Dramatic Individual Performance of the Year Michael Jordan fights off the flu in Game 5 of the NBA Finals