Locally Grown Pro Athlete - 2011 Winners

Published Jul 25, 2011

Which athlete born and raised locally do you rally behind?

2011 Winner

1. Jerry Remy

Voters Love

"Started local and came back - he makes a good burger, too!"  via Eric R.

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Yawkey Way Boston MA 02215
2011 Runner-Up

2. Doug Flutie

Voters Love

"An outstanding athelete and human being. He has contributed to Boston and New England on many levels, particularly with his..."  via Susan H.

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Boston MA
2011 Finalist

3. Kenny Florian

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"Not only is he locally grown, but he is also one of the nicest and funniest people I've had the opportunity of meeting!! Go..."  via Heaven U.

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Brookline MA 02446
2011 Finalist

4. Rocky Marciano

Voters Love

"never lost"  via Joe M.

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2011 Finalist

5. Patrick Ewing

Voters Love

"I am a native Jamaican who grew up in New York loving my #Knicks. Pactrick Ewing made my sporting life for over a decade"  via Andre H.

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Boston MA
Contest Overview
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The 2011 Boston.com's A-List awards are based on more than 82,000 votes from local Boston-area experts.

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