Smith and Sawkins wins Cats Top Awards.

Consistent defender, Nigel Smith claimed the Muswellbrook Cat's Black Diamond Plate Best & Fairest award whilst Meghann Sawkins was the inaugural winner of the Women's Best & Fairest award.

The awards were presented at the clubs Presentation Night held recently where the club was able to reflect on a mixed year for the Cats which saw the men's team have a challenging year after being promoted to the Black Diamond Plate competition, a challenge the club believes will hold thenm in good stead for the future. The fielding of a women's team for the first time in 2017 was an obvious highlight. 

Full list of award winners

Black Diamond Cup

Best & Fairest Nigel Smith
Best & Fairest Runner Up Cameron Benkovic
Best Centre Cameron Benkovic
Best Backman Matthew Dunn
Coaches Award Jackson Cook
Rookie of the Year Dominic White


Best & Fairest Meghann Swakins
Best & Fairest Runner Up Ashleigh Barrowcliffe
Best Centre Natalie Heard
Best Backman Paris Adam
Most Consistent Karli Anshaw
Coaches Award Ashlea Pritchard
Rookie of the Year Tiarne Forder

Club Awards

Volunteer of the Year Patrick Morton




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