Brixington Blues announce 2008/09 playing awards.
PUBLISHED: 11:15 03 June 2009 | UPDATED: 11:05 10 June 2010
BRIXINGTON Blues staged their annual presentation evening at the Exmouth Pavilion.
BRIXINGTON Blues staged their annual presentation evening at the Exmouth Pavilion.The club were delighted to have as guest of honour, to make the presentations, Kyle Bassett.Kyle is a former Brixington Blues' player who is, these days, a member of Exeter City and he was joined on the night by another former Blues youngster, Stuart Lowe.Stuart played for the Blues from 1990-93 and is currently a PE teacher at Exmouth Community College whilst also a member of Exmouth RFC.The two former Blues' players handed out the trophies to the Club's Under-8 sides through to the Under-11s.A third special guest was former Exeter City, Swindon Town and Bristol City centre back, Shaun Taylor, who handed the awards out to the players from the under 12s to under 16s . The Club had enjoyed a fair amount of success this season, led by Bryan Flockhart's under 15 team who achieved the League and Cup double.Andy Bush also led a side to a league title, that the Exeter & District Under-11 crown.Furthermore, Dave Preece, in his final season with Blues, guided his under 16s into runners-up position in the Juventus Youth League, their best ever position and Simon Denny's Under-13s won the Plate Cup in the Exeter & District Youth League. The following players received special awards for the season:Under 9s Most Improved Player (MIP): Connal Deehan; Top Goalscorer (TG) James Doble; Players' Player: (PP) Jordan Capey and Manager's Player: Jordan Capey.Under 10s: MIP Aaron Cheung; TG Bradley Snook; PP Rian Hill; MP Guy Bridge.Under 11s United: MIP Luke Bland; TG Ryan Ellis; PP Josh Phillips; MP George Mears.Under 11s Blues: MIP Ewan Anderson; TG Josh Mingo; PP Jordan Howlett; MP Edward Doble.Under 12s: MIP Callum McPhee; TG Jordan Vine; PP Josh Whiller; MP Harry Trick.Under 13 United: MIP Theo Barnes; TG Jack Howarth; PP George Jarman; MP Reuben Nielan.Under 13 Blues: MIP Jordan Bennington; TG Jordan Clapp; PP James Byrne; MP Ryan Bunn.Under 14s: MIP Billy Warren; TG Jack Thomas; PP Darren Everest; MP Jordan England.Under 15s: MIP Callum Shipton; TG Tom Taylor; PP Karl Riddell; MP Alex Sparkes.Under 16s: MIP Alex Humphrey; TG Liam West; PP Jason le Huray; MP Tom Allen.A final award to the Clubman of the Year was presented to Jake Preece.The club continues to field sides in the various summer tournaments that take place around Devon during the summer months and all will be back in action in their respective leagues come September.One very important event that is approaching is the 2009 annual general meeting which is being held in an upstairs room at The Holly Tree Inn in Withycombe Village Road, Exmouth, on Monday, June 22.The AGM, to which all parents and, of course, players are welcome to attend starts at 7.30pm.Copies of the pictures that appear in this weeks Exmouth Journal (there are nine teams featured), are available now from Exmouth Photo Services, The Parade, Exmouth, who were responsible for the splendid camera work on the night.