Thornton & Eddy Tie for Marlins Best
Todd Thornton and Jeremy Eddy have been named joint Best & Fairest winners at Nelson Bay, with Lisa Steane making it back-to-back women's Best and Fairest wins.
Ben Thompson claimed the Reserve Grade Best and Fairest award.
Two significant off field awards were presented on the night, Kylie Clayden was named Clubperson of the Year for her tireless work for the club throughout the year, unfortunately for the Marlins Kylie and Aaron will be relocating to Melbourne in the coming months.
The second award was the awarding of Life membership to current President, Roger Price who has down a power of work for the club over many years.
Presentation Night was an end of a successful season for the Marlins which saw all three teams contest the final, with the women reaching the Grand Final for the third consecutive season and the Black Diamond Cup team once again making the Preliminary Final.
Full list of award winners
Black Diamond Cup
|Best & Fairest||Jeremy Eddy & Todd Thornton|
|Best & Fairest Runner Up||Billy Barton|
|Leading Goalkicker||Mathew Dews|
|Coaches Award||James Anderson|
|Most Improved||Chris Eddy|
|Best 1st Year||Alec Clark|
|Most Consistent||Jayden Rymer|
|Best & Fairest||Lisa Steane|
|Best & Fairest Runner Up||Pippa Smyth|
|Leading Goalkicker||Kaitlyn Douglass|
|Coaches Award||Emily Nichols|
|Most Improved||Magan Walmsley|
|Most Consistent||Sophie Balcombe|
|Best & Fairest||Ben Thompson|
|Best & Fairest Runner Up||Dylan Stuart|
|Coaches Award||Brett Thorp|
|Most Improved||Jake Russell|
|Most Consistent||Tim Murphy|
|Life Membership||Roger Price|
|Clubperson of the Year||Kylie Clayden|