Just a reminder that the nominees were Chris Buttery, Ashley Gibson, Luke
Stenchion, Dave Tootill, Jordan Tansey and Danny Williams.|
So in reverse order...
With three votes each were Luke Stenchion and the SouthStander.com Shooting
Star Danny Williams. Next on the list with 7 votes was Players Player of the
Year Jordan Tansey.
In third place was the Coaching Staff's player of the year - Chris Buttery
with 15 votes. It's been a magnificent season for Chris and that has been
In second place was Dave Tootill with 20 votes. Dave has had a fantastic
season and since returning from a loan spell at Oldham was a major factor in
the teams continued success.
But this years winner with just under 50% of the votes was Ashley Gibson. A
memorable First Grade debut at Leigh in August and an outstanding season for
the Senior Academy. 27 tries, 106 goals and 320 points, its been a
significant contribution to the Grand Final winning team.
Ashley will receive the Senior Academy Trophy, along with the first team winner, at a special 'SouthStander Sponsors night some time before the start of next season. Sponsors, keep your eyes peeled for details.