Houston’s Own Simone Biles Voted Female Athlete of the Year

Style Magazine Newswire | 12/29/2016, 2:54 p.m.
Outside of the gymnastics world, not many knew of Simone Biles. But that was before the 2016 Summer Olympics when ...
Simone Biles

Outside of the gymnastics world, not many knew of Simone Biles. But that was before the 2016 Summer Olympics when Biles racked up 4 gold and 1 bronze medals after stunning the world with her amazing skills. America quickly fell in love with this pint-size powerhouse who may be the best the sport has ever seen. The accolades followed Biles at a rapid pace with numerous endorsement deals. Now Biles has another honor – Associated Press’s Female Athlete of the Year. Biles beat out Olympic swimmer Katie Ledecky, award-winning tennis pro Serena Williams, and NCAA basketball player Breanna Stewart.

Source: ABC13