The Abbotsford Rugby Club had it's men's and women's award banquet on Friday, May 22 at the ARFC Clubhouse. It was a great showing with over 90 people in attendance. Men's coaches Al Borrows and Mark Latam, and women's coaches Jason Young and Dave Chambers had some tough decisions to make in deciding award winners for the 2008-9 season.

ARFC 2008 - 2009 Award Winners

Women’s Awards

  • MVP – Jerusha Dunsmore    
  • Best Back – Mariah Graham
  • Best Forward – Meagan Chambers
  • Most Improved – Kelsey Huziak
  • Rookie of the Year – Hailey Borrows

Men's Awards

Division 1 Men   

  • MVP – Ryan McWhinney       
  • Best Back – Riley Saliken     
  • Best Forward – Lawrence Davies

Division 2 Men

  • MVP – Mark Adams
  • Best Back – Max Shears
  • Best Forward – Kevin Stuart

Division 3 Men

  • MVP – Khaene Hirschman
  • Best Back – Gord Boldt
  • Best Forward – Dave Hull

Men’s Club Awards

  • Most Improved – Curtis Soanes, Richard Wimmer
  • Rookie of the Year – Chris Chalmers

Club Awards

  • Fan of the Year – Brent Webster, Jason Sperger
  • Club Member of the Year – Gillian McWhinney
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