The 2013 Mount Pearl Sports Alliance top athletes, coach and sports executive of the year will be named Friday at the Reid Community Centre
The event is part of the annual Mount Pearl Sports Hall of Fame and 2013 Athletic Awards ceremony.
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Finalists for female athlete of the year include basketballer Hannah Jardine and two soccer players, Malorie Harris and Meghan Earle.
Up for male athlete of the year honours are Special Olympian Ryan Drover, track and field’s Daniel Kelloway and ball hockey’s Patrick O’Keefe.
Doug Halliday of track and field and Ellis Coles of soccer are finalists for coach of the year, while Gayle Cave, Mount Pearl-Paradise Youth Bowling Council, Ron O’Neill of the Mount Pearl Soccer Association and Beth Robson of Special Olympics Mount Pearl are in line for the Peter Halliday Executive of the Year Award.
One winner has already been decided as the Mount Pearl men’s masters soccer team has been selected team of the year.
Selection committee members included Wayne Andrews, Don Kelly, Larry Billard, Roy Locke and Gary Martin.
Youth and junior awards will be announced in May as part of the Mount Pearl Focus on Youth Awards.
Tickets for this year’s awards ceremony, with Molson Coors as the major sponsor, are $30 each and can be picked up at the Sport Alliance office by calling 748-6489 or e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Event sponsors include Browning Harvey, VOCM, Eastern Audio, Newfoundland Power and the Scotsburn Dairy Group.