KJ Wright arrived in Seattle as a rookie in hopes of finding a role on his new team. Ten years later, he’s established himself as an all-time great Seahawk, as well as a staple in the community.
And on Saturday, Wright was once again recognized for his excellence, this time winning the Men’s Sports Star of the Year award at the 86th Seattle Sports Star of the Year Awards. The Sports Star of the Year Awards, which were created by legendary Seattle sports writer Royal Brougham and the Seattle Post-Intelligencer in 1936, celebrate Washington’s sports achievements for nine decades.
“This award is truly an honor,” said Wright. “It’s an award that fans voted for – I’ve always tried to be a fixture in the community, on and off the pitch, and to be recognized with this award is amazing. I’ve always watched the show – never have been – but I …
Sport News Highlights
- Headline: Seahawks LB KJ Wright named Seattle men’s sports star
- Check all news and articles from the Sports news updates.