Patrick To Defend Title
February 9, 2009 | 12:03 P.M. EST
Patrick is nominated for Favorite Female Athlete along with Candace Parker, Serena Williams and Venus Williams.
Patrick won the honor last year, edging out the Williams sisters and WNBA player Cheryl Ford in online voting that drew more than 88 million votes.
Voting for the 2009 awards begins March 2 at www.nick.com/kca. Winners will be announced during a live show on March 28.