Awards are handed out at Amateurs Youth BBQ

Dromore Amateurs Youth FC U11 prize winners Matthew Magill, Euan Selwood, Joel Nixon, Morgan Houston and Adam Jennings with the John Ingram Memorial Cup. Photo: drewmcwilliams.com INBL24-619dmcw
Dromore Amateurs Youth FC U11 prize winners Matthew Magill, Euan Selwood, Joel Nixon, Morgan Houston and Adam Jennings with the John Ingram Memorial Cup. Photo: drewmcwilliams.com INBL24-619dmcw

Dromore Amateurs Youth Football Club’s annual awards night and family barbecue took place on a sun soaked evening at a Dromore Rugby Club.

Chairman Gavin Beck opened the proceedings by welcoming all the players, their families and friends.

After the BBQ the trophy presentation got underway with every member of the Friday night group (5-7 years old) being presented with a souvenir 2012/13 club trophy.

Next up were the league teams who all received their souvenir 2012/13 club trophy.

The perpetual winners were announced as follows:

U8s: Leading goal scorer sponsored by PKM Blinds Dromore - James Kelly; Team Spirit award sponsored by The Beautiful Game – Ethan Brownlee;

Player’s player of the year sponsored by Grahams Ice Cream – C Mulgrew; Player of the year sponsored by Browne’s Fast Food – Charlie Minnis.

U9 (Mini Soccer): Leading goal scorer sponsored by Star Trophies – Dillon Alexander; Team Spirit award sponsored Atlas Fire & Security – Ethan Rodgers; Player’s player of the year sponsored by Tegral Building Products – Neil Hawthorne; Player of the year sponsored by Allen Plumbing & Heating – Dawson Patterson

U10: Leading goal scorer sponsored by Alistair Speer – Cameron Long; Team Spirit award sponsored by Phun’s Welcome – Matthew Stewart; Player’s player of the year sponsored by Mountvale Nursing Home – Bailie Wilson; Player of the year sponsored by Johnston’s Pharmacy – Alex Scott.

U11: Leading goal scorer sponsored by Joannie Branker – Adam Jennings; Most Improved player sponsored by J & M Haulage – Matthew Magill; Player’s player of the year sponsored by Moundview Filling Station – Joel Nixon; Player of the year sponsored by Peter Branker – Morgan Houston.

U12: Leading goal scorer sponsored by A & K Haulage – Karl Taggart; Most Improved player sponsored by W.Hill Quilly Garden Serv – Dillon Crookshanks; Player’s player of the year sponsored by Dawson Engineering – Benjamin Smith; Player of the Year sponsored by Marcel Beattie Tiling Services – Scott Briggs.

U13 MUYL Sponsored by Island Construction: Leading goal scorer sponsored by Sammy Neill – Odhran Crozier: Most Improved player sponsored by Barbra Allen – Ben Scott; Players’ player of the year sponsored by – Gareth Hill – Oliver McLuckie; Player of the year sponsored by Gavin Beck – Odhran Crozier

U15: Leading goal scorer sponsored by S & D McMurtry – Christian Kennedy; Most improved player sponsored by Neil Curran – Daniel Abraham; Players’ player of the year sponsored by www.accidentassessors.com – Jordan Brush; Player of the year sponsored by Gavin Beck – Louis Simpson.

U16: Leading goal scorer sponsored by Jackie McCracken – Ben Martin; Most improved player sponsored by Tegral Building Products – Callum Barnes; Player’s player of the year sponsored by Badger Embroidery – Keith McGuigan; Players of the year sponsored by Ironside Trophies – Neil Heron/Stewart Wilson.

U18: Leading goal scorer sponsored by Drumlough Developments - Jordan Neil; Most improved player sponsored by Allistair Speer – Nathan Mount; Players’ player of the year sponsored by Bann Hardware – Andrew Campbell; Player of the year sponsored by The Gibson Shield - Jordan McKinstry.

A new award for U18 Endeavour Award was presented to Andrew Hooke for dedication to the club.

The last award of the evening was for the club person of the year. The winner of this shield is nominated by fellow members of the committee as recognition of all the hard work that the person has done for the club throughout the year, with this year’s award going to Gavin Beck.

The club would like to congratulate all the players for their hard work and effort during the past season and look forward to seeing them all again in July when they recommence for the new season.