ALCESTER RFC’s Matt Johnson cleaned up at the club’s end of season awards night as he was crowned Coaches’ and Players’ Player of the Season.
Johnson was part of the Alcester team who finished fourth in the Midlands 3 West (South) this season – the club’s highest ever league finish.
Young Player of the Season was awarded to Oscar Holland whilst Will Silk collected the Most Improved Player of the Season accolade.
Senior Clubman of the Year was given to Stu Phillips with Zoe New awarded Junior Club Person of the Year for their hard work and dedication behind the scenes.
The pair ensured that matches and social activities ran smootly and that all volunteers were organised appropriately.
The prestigious Brostin Warmwell Award, handed out by a group of Alcester’s longest standing members to the person who has contributed most to the club throughout the season on a matchday, was given to head coach David Miles.
Miles was given the ward for his exemplary leadership and coaching style as he led the team to their highest league finish in history and has agreed to stay on at the club for another season.
Alcester’s second team captain Sam Fell awarded 2nd XV Captain’s Player of the Season to Elliott Evans whilst team mates voted Mark Burrell as their 2nd XV Players’ Player of the Year.
The junior section of the club saw great numbers return to the game with the support of their parents and coaches.
Each age-grade group voted for their Players’ Player of the Season with Darcy Dare (U7), Charlie Stevens-Smith (U8), Dougie McLaughlin (U9), Xander Baker (U10), Samuel Searle (U11), Jake Tremble (U12), Harrison Watkins (U13), Toby Magnall (U15) and Jensen Kennedy (Colts) picking up the awards for their respective teams.
And all coaches voted for their Coaches’ Player of the Season with Henri Bishton-Moseseli (U7), Archie Fricker (U8), Finnbar Brown (U9), George Bevan (U10), Ollie Brough (U11), Ollie Perkins (U12), Finley March (U13), Harry Wright (U15), Ollie Satchwell (U16) and Harley Turner (Colts) collected their side’s accolade.