2012 Award Winners

This Saturday evening, November 3, Steelheads players and supporters gathered at the Buffalo Gap to celebrate the 2012 season and recognize some standout individual performances from the year. It was another big season for the club; a competitive 3-team PAFL, a trip to San Francisco where the Steelheads won the 2012 Golden Gate Invitational, and a trip to Mason, Ohio to compete in the USAFL National Championships. There were a number of outstanding new faces this year as well as returning players who really stepped up their game with another year’s experience under their belts. Congratulations to all of the well deserving winners.

The Medals:

Best at Nationals (tie): Martin Coventry & Jordan Gaylard
Most Courageous: Scott Johnson
Most Improved: Nick Wirth
PAFL Best & Fairest Runner-Up: Jordan Gaylard
PAFL Best & Fairest: Martin Coventry
Rookie of the Year: AJ Davis
Coaches Award: Brandon Snider
Club Person of the Year: Nick Wirth
Steelheads Best & Fairest Runner-Up: Jacob Gawlista

Trophies:

Hager Trophy for Leading Goal Scorer: Martin Coventry
Best Non-Australian: Jacob Gawlista
Steelheads Best and Fairest: Martin Coventry

Thanks to all of the players and supporters who did their part in making this season a success. 2013 is looking to be a banner year for the club with the 2nd iteration of the Stumptown Throwdown and a trip to Austin, Texas for Nationals. Keep your eyes open for some offseason events.

Go Steelheads 2013!