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Newfoundland and Labrador Soccer Association names 2016 award winners


The Newfoundland and Labrador Soccer Association has announced the winners of its annual awards, recognizing outstanding players, coaches and volunteers.

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The awards will be formally presented April 7 during the NLSA Hall of Fame Induction Ceremonies in St. John’s.

Those receiving 2016 awards:
• Junior female player of the year (Judy Kelloway Award): Alexandra Murphy, St. John’s Soccer
• Junior female player of the year (George Innes Award): Brent Hennebury, St. Lawrence Laurentians
• Senior female player of the year (Laura Breen Award): Hannah Rivkin, Holy Cross Crusaders and Memorial University Seahawks
• Senior male player of the year (Brian Murphy award): John Douglas, St. Lawrence Laurentians
• Team of the year (Angus Barrett Award): St. John's Under-14 Girls
• Coach of the year (Doug Sweetapple Award: Mike Power, Memorial University women’s team, NLSA Canada Games female team, NLSA girls under-16
• Executive of the year (Ben Lake Award): Ian Chaytor, C.B.S. Soccer Association
• Volunteer of the year (Doug Redmond Award): Shane Dunphy, Burin Peninsula Soccer Association
• Referee of the year (Ross Arlett Award):  Shannon Tobin

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