2018 PROVINCIAL AWARD WINNERS
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 15, 2018
(WHITBY, ON) - Rugby Ontario is pleased to announce the 2018 Rugby Ontario Provincial Award winners.
Senior Provincial Player of the Year (Female) – Veronica Harrigan (London St. George’s)
Senior Provincial Player of the Year (Male) – Marcello Wainwright (Toronto Scottish)
Junior Provincial Player of the Year (Female) – Natalie Armatage (Waterloo County)
Junior Provincial Player of the Year (Male) – Brock Webster (Oshawa Vikings)
Senior Club Player of the Year (Female) – Emily Samek (Guelph Redcoats)
Senior Club Player of the Year (Male) – Cameron Hogg (Burlington Centaurs)
Club Coach of the Year (Female) – Kailyn Jones (Crusaders)
Club Coach of the Year (Male) – Nick Daniels (Aurora Barbarians)
Junior Club Program of the Year (Female) – Barrie RFC
Junior Club Program of the Year (Male) – Crusaders RC
Minor Club Program of the Year – Cobourg Saxons RFC
Volunteer of the Year – Andrew Davies (Barrie)
Senior Match Official of the Year – Steve Gasparek
Junior Match Official of the Year – Jake White
The 2018 Rugby Ontario Annual Award winners will be honoured at the Rugby Ontario Awards Ceremony and Dinner in Mississauga, Ont., on the evening of Saturday, November 24, 2018. The ceremony will be held at the Maple Banquet Hall in conjunction with the Rugby Ontario Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.
For guests that wish to attend the dinner, tickets can be purchased, either individually for $100 or in tables of 8 or 10 ($95 per person) online at:
When purchasing tickets, please indicate any group you wish to be seated with. We can then ensure all guests are seated together where requested.
Rugby Ontario also has an accommodation arrangement for Saturday November 24th at the nearby Hilton Garden Inn. The link for this booking, which is available until Monday October 29th is:
Further information on the Rugby Ontario Hall of Fame & Awards Ceremony and Dinner can be obtained from David Patterson, Rugby Ontario Development & Administration Manager at email@example.com or 647 560 4790 ext 1003
ABOUT THE ONTARIO BLUES
The Ontario Blues program is the high performance representative program for male and female rugby players in Ontario. Rugby Ontario is represented at the provincial level by the Ontario Blues. The program includes representative teams from Under-15 to Senior in both Women’s and Men’s Fifteens and Under-18 Men's and Women's Sevens. Specifically, the program is designed to develop and showcase rugby players for Canadian representative national teams.
ABOUT RUGBY ONTARIO
Rugby Ontario is the provincial sports governing body responsible for the organization of rugby in Ontario. Our mission is to establish a stronger identity for rugby in Ontario by promoting the sport’s core values and by fostering a culture of inclusiveness and excellence on and off the field of play.
To learn more, visit http://www.rugbyontario.com/
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