ESPY Awards 2001

9th ESPY Awards 2001 Winners

Category Winner
Best Male Athlete Tiger Woods, Golfer
Best Breakthrough Athlete Daunte Culpepper, Minnesota Vikings
Best Coach/Manager Joe Torre, New York Yankees
Best Major League Baseball Player Pedro Martinez, Boston Red Sox
Best Driver Bobby Labonte
Best WNBA Player Sheryl Swoopes, Houston Comets
Best Male Golfer Tiger Woods
Best Male Tennis Player Pete Sampras
Best College Football Player Chris Weinke, Florida State
Best Female Athlete Marion Jones, Track and Field
Pro Team of the Year New York Yankees
Best NFL Player Marshall Faulk, St. Louis Rams
Best NHL Player Chris Pronger, St. Louis Blues
Best NBA Player Shaquille O'Neal, Los Angeles Lakers
Best Boxer Felix Trinidad
Best Female Golfer Karrie Webb
Best Female Tennis Player Venus Williams
Best Male College Basketball Player Kenyon Martin, Cincinnati
Best Championship Performance Tiger Woods
Best Record-breaking Performance Pete Sampras
Most Spectacular Play Antonio Freeman
Memorable Performance of the Year Cathy Freeman lighting the Olympic torch
College Team of the Year Oklahoma Sooners
Action Athlete of the Year Shaun Palmer
Best Bowler Walter Ray Williams Jr.
Best Male Track Athlete Maurice Greene
Male USA Olympic Athlete Rulon Gardner
Best Comeback Athlete Andres Galarraga, Atlanta Braves
Lifetime Achievement Award Jack Nicklaus
Best Female College Basketball Player Tamika Catchings, Tennessee
Best Jockey Kent Desormeaux
Best Soccer Player Mia Hamm
Best Female Track Athlete Marion Jones
Female USA Olympic Athlete Marion Jones
Come-from-behind Performance Tiger Woods