Serena Williams named AP Female Athlete of the Year

For the third time in her 18–year professional career‚ Serena Williams has been awarded AP’s Female Athlete of the Year. With a record of 78–4 (with a 34–match winning streak)‚ 11 titles‚ and a couple more Grand Slams under her belt‚ she racked up 55 of the 96 votes.

She also earned a record–setting $12 million total for her performances.

The selection for AP’s Male Athlete of the Year will be announced on Thursday.

 

Source: cbssports

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