Pioneers club champion votes
THERE were 54 players who earned votes in this year’s race for the Bendigo Pioneers Football Club’s best and fairest award.
Sandhurst onballer Lachlan Tardrew polled 45 votes to earn the Neville Strauch Memorial club champion title.
Tardrew’s consistency and ability to win or influence a lot of contests in TAC Cup action was superb.
Runner-up was Leitchville-Gunbower defender Marty Hore as Maryborough’s Bailey Edwards, Rochester’s Joe Atley and Golden Square’s Jayden Burke all figured prominently in the award race.
Votes were cast on a 5-4-3-2-1 basis in the AFL Victoria under-18s competition.
Final standings in the Bendigo Pioneers Football Club’s best and fairest award for the 2015 season:
45 Lachlan Tardrew.
37 Marty Hore.
36 Bailey Edwards.
35 Joe Atley.
29 Jayden Burke.
26 Lachlan Schultz.
25 Jesse Muscatello.
24 Rhys Free, Isaac Miller.
22 Tommy Cole.
19 Sam Simmons.
18 Jayden Fox, Cooper Jones.
17 Braidon Blake.
16 Jonty Marciano, Kobe Mutch, Josh Ryan.
14 Nick Cottrell.
13 Matt Chisari.
11 John Harvey.
10 Brent Daniels, Xavia Elford, Matthew Higgs.
9 Kyle Mueller, Lachlan Ryan.
8 Sam Harper, Jack Lawton.
7 Liam Collins, Kane Farrell, Bryce Scoullar, Mitchell Trait, Jayden White.
6 Jacob Bruns, Paddy Dow, Jake Healy, Billy Mahony, Lochie O’Brien, Elliot Stewart.
5 Riley Hogan, Coby McCarthy.
4 Injidup Fyfe.
3 Tom Campbell, Brayden Worsnop.
2 Jordan Bath, Laine Fitzgerald, Darby Henderson, Izaac Johnson, Liam McGlashan.
1 Lachlan Atherton, Angus Byrne, Jamarrah Firebrace, Dylan Hanley, Aidyn Johnson, Mitchell Treacy.