The Young Yabbies Rugby Union Club celebrated the 2017 season at its presentation night held last Saturday at the services club.
A good crowd of players, parents and supporters attended the function to witness the presentation to the various award winners.
In his opening address, club President Paul Everdell reflected on a season of mixed results that culminated in the Under 16s grand final victory. Everdell also gave special thanks to the many loyal sponsors who continue to contribute to the club’s success.
James Schiller capped a stellar season as he picked up the Under 16s Best and Fairest, Player’s Player and the best Club Prospect award.
Other winners on the night were:
Clubman – Tom Heilman
Coaches Award – Ethan McEvoy
Clubman – Tom Turner
Coaches Award – Will Mundy
Best and Fairest – Dan Parker
Players’ Player – Dan Parker
Mr Everdell gave a special award to celebrate Women in Rugby to Lizzie Butt for her outstanding achievements at both the local and the representative levels.
Special award to celebrate Women in Rugby was awarded to Lizzie Butt for her outstanding achievements at both the local and the representative levels.
Seniors – Second Grade
Best and Fairest – Charlie Bryant
Players’ Player – Julian Roles (absent)
Seniors – First Grade
Best and Fairest – Jack Mullany (absent)
Players’ Player – Brendan Shoard
Most Improved Player – Matt Happer
Most Conscientious Player – Jesh Smith
Supporter of the Year – Roger Mundy
Clubman of the Year – Adrian McMillan
President’s Award – Cec Finley