Phelps edges Lebron for honor

Austin American-Statesman - - C SPORTS -

Michael Phelps been named The As­so­ci­ated Press male ath­lete of the year.

The re­tired swim­mer edged out LeBron James in vot­ing an­nounced Thurs­day, a fit­ting pay­off for win­ning four golds and two sil­vers at the Lon­don Games.

Phelps fin­ished with 40 votes in the me­dia bal-

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