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This one is an absolute no-doubter.
Summitt is the winningest coach in NCAA basketball history with well over 1,000 wins all-time during her tenure at the University of Tennessee.
UT was a virtual unknown in women's college basketball when Summitt took over in 1974.
She not only put the Volunteers' women's program on top of the college basketball world during her tenure, but she played a major role in the emergence of women's college basketball as a mainstream sport.
Last summer, Summitt was diagnosed with early onset dementia, or Alzheimer's disease.
Many of the winners of the ESPY awards earned that distinction based on their in-game performance.
But Summitt transcended the world of sports and earned the Arthur Ashe Courage Award because she overcame one of the most terrifying and unfortunate conditions known to man.
Her strength was displayed not only in her abilities as a coach, but through her mental fortitude as a human being, and there truly isn't a figure in the sport community more deserving of an award on a night like this than Tennessee's Pat Summitt.
She will be remembered as one of the greatest coaches and leaders of all time, and this award is just one small display of her many remarkable accomplishments through out her long and successful career.
It isn't often sport journalists are able to recognize people like Summitt, but she has undoubtedly made an impact on more lives than almost any other person in the history of sports.