The crowd (and Witt family) goes wild
Bobby Witt Jr., the second overall pick by the Kansas City Royals, was named Gatorade National Male Athlete of the Year on Tuesday.
He’ll join female athlete of the year Kelley Lynch (Sharpsburg, Ga.) on the cover of the next issue of Sports Illustrated, dated July 15.
Witt and Lynch, who is a Washington signee from Georgia, accepted the awards a banquet in Los Angeles on Tuesday. Both will be at the ESPY’s on Wednesday.