Under 19s awards

Saturday 30 November 2019 saw over 170 players, coaches, family and friends gather together at the Ballerup Hall in East Kilbride to celebrate the successes of the East Kilbride Pirates youth contact team, East Kilbride Pirates junior contact team, Hamilton Buccaneers youth contact team and the Hamilton Buccaneers cadet flag team.

This was the first ever award presentation for the Hamilton Buccaneers cadet flag team, who are the newest addition to the club for players aged 9-13 Following a strong year playing friendly fixtures, they are also entered into league competition for the first time in 2020 too!

24 awards were handed out by the coaching staff from across the four teams, recognising players on both sides of the ball and culminating in player of the year awards for each team to recognise their MVPs – their most valuable players.

The Hamilton Buccaneers cadet flag winners were:
• Offensive player of the year – Greig Kean
• Defensive player of the year – Ethan West
• Player of the Year – Greig Kean

The Hamilton Buccaneers youth contact winners were:
• Offensive player of the year – Bryn Doherty
• Defensive player of the year – Sands Christie
• Heart award – Marshall McCutcheon
• Player of the Year – Marshall McCutcheon

The Pirates youth contact winners were:
• Rookie of the year – Arran McDonald
• Most improved player – Stephen Kelly and Haydon van Henten
• Offensive player of the year – Josh Martin
• Defensive player of the year – Adam Montgomery and Joseph Breslin
• Players’ player of the year – Logan Gallacher
• Player of the year – Logan Gallacher

The Pirates junior contact winners were:
• Lineman of the year – Michael Girvan
• Special teams player of the – Ben Hewitt
• Offensive rookie of the year – Mathew Black
• Defensive rookie of the year – Ronan Haddow
• Most improved player – Ssarien Liddell
• Offensive player of the year – Scott McKigen
• Defensive player of the year – Lewis Smith
• Players’ player of the year – Ben Gallacher
• Player of the Year – Ben Gallacher

 

Share this page