Illini in running for ESPY award

By Scott Andresen

Published 07/01 2014 09:43PM

Updated 07/02 2014 12:34PM

CHAMPAIGN -- An Illini is up for an ESPY award. Wheelchair athlete Tatyana McFadden is up for Best Female Athlete with a Disability. 

McFadden won three gold medals at the 2012 Paralympics Games. She won the grand slam of marathons: Boston, Chicago, New York and London. 

The nomination is an honor, but the overall award is decided by you. 

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