Star Tribune names Seimone Augustus its 'Sportsperson of the Year'

After leading the Minnesota Lynx to their first WNBA championship, the Star Tribune names Seimone Augustus as its Sportsperson of the Year.
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After leading the Minnesota Lynx to their first WNBA championship, the Star Tribune names Seimone Augustus as its Sportsperson of the Year.

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