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Vote for Sophia Smith for Best Athlete, Women's Sports for the Espys


The reigning NWSL Most Valuable Player, 2022 U.S. Soccer Female Player of the Year and recent call up to the U.S. Women's National Team roster for the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, Thorns FC forward Sophia Smith is now up for The Espys under the category of Best Athlete, Women's Sports up against skier Mikaela Shiffrin, tennis player Iga Swiatek and Las Vegas Aces WNBA forward A'ja Wilson.

Fans votes help decide the winner so head over to to vote then tune in on July 12 at 5pm PT on ABC to see who wins!