Photos of the Year: 2014 winners: Sports POY: 2014POY_14_14

Sports Photographer of the Year Jerry Wolford, News & Record (Greensboro)Max Patterson, 4, crawls through a mud pit and other sloppy challenges with his friends during an obstacle course competition at his school on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, in Greensboro, N.C.

Sports Photographer of the Year

Jerry Wolford, News & Record (Greensboro)

Max Patterson, 4, crawls through a mud pit and other sloppy challenges with his friends during an obstacle course competition at his school on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, in Greensboro, N.C.