Winchester District Sports Awards Winners of 2017
The winners of the 2017 Winchester District Sports awards were revealed on Thursday 1st February at the Holiday Inn, celebrating the achievements and commitment of local coaches, volunteers, sportsmen and women in 10 categories over the past year.
A record 110 nominations were made across the categories before the judging panel whittled down the submissions to select the winners. Awards were handed out on the night by Cllr David McClean, the Mayor of Winchester, along with the category sponsors.
Event sponsors: Irwin Mitchell Solicitors
Award Sponsors: Winchester City Council, Places for People Leisure, The University of Winchester, Ellack Cleaning Contractors Ltd, Winchester Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Clinic, Lloyds Bank, Saints Foundation, Sparsholt College
The full list of winners
Junior Sportsman - Harry Croft-Baker & Rory Penrose
Junior Sportswoman - Matilda Nicholls
Disability Sportsperson - Benedict Tyler
Senior Sportsperson - William Smith
Team of the Year - Winchester Hockey Club U14 Boys
Club of the Year - IBM Hursley Cricket Club
Coach of the Year - Freya Herivel
Volunteer of the Year - Isaac Porter
Making a Difference - Jacqui McCutcheon
Service to Sport - John Robinson