Senior guard Kelsey Plum became the Pac-12’s all-time top scorer and led the Huskies to 26 wins and their best finish ever – a spot in the Final Four. Washington’s first All-American, she won the past two conference scoring championships and broke the school career record as a junior.
Middle linebacker Bobby Wagner led the NFL in tackles and shattered the Seahawks single-season record in the process. He was named first-team All-Pro and made the Pro Bowl for the third consecutive time. He is the only Seahawk ever to top 100 tackles for five straight seasons.
In the biggest comeback in Major League Soccer history, the Sounders roared from second-to-last in the conference to capture their first league championship. The historic surge included a coaching change, the loss of Clint Dempsey, the arrival of Nicolas Lodeiro and the emergence of Jordan Morris.