Player of the Year
McIlroy hit his stride in the summer and won the British Open and the PGA Championship, with a World Golf Championship in between. Those three straight wins catapulted him to No. 1 in the world.
The 24-year-old received 233 points and 52 first-place votes in media balloting released Tuesday.
Jordan Spieth is no Tiger Woods, but the rookie is following the same path that Woods blazed more than 15 years ago.
The Texas A&M quarterback became the first freshman to be voted The Associated Press Player of the Year in college football on Tuesday.
Clint Dempsey has been voted the Futbol de Primera U.S. national team player of the year award for the second straight year and third time overall.
Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein is the AP’s Big 12 offensive player of the year and Devonte Fields of TCU picked up the honor on defense.
Rory McIlroy has been voted PGA Tour player of the year after winning four times, including his second major championship. McIlroy also won the money title and the Vardon Trophy.
Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton has been voted as the 2010 Sporting News Major League Baseball Player of the Year, the publication announced today. In addition, Rangers designated hitter Vladimir Guerrero was selected as SN’s […]