Popular club bar man Don James was awarded the President’s Trophy at the 2018 Whites presentation night held at the Woden Hellenic Club.
One hundred and sixty enjoyed the night which was spectacularly presented by Mara Elliott with entertainment from the UptwoBoys and a few amateur comedians.
James sets up and then is the last to leave at club functions as his contribution was recognized by president Ian Darmody.
The other major trophies went to:
|J. L. Maguire Shield (most consistent)||Jamie Marmont|
|Ben Mansell Memorial (most promising)||Will Goddard|
|Paul Greentree (Best club person)||Luke Cochrane|
|Pat Matthews (tight five) (no shield)||Toby Wilson|
|Len Dean Memorial(sportsmanship)||James Waters|
|Jeff Townsend (higher achievement)||Isaiah Latu|
|Peter Ryan (highest point scorer)||Riley Ahern (106)|
Veteran Soakai Tai took out the Stafford Shield for best and fairest in first grade. He just keeps on keeping on.
The other grade best and fairest winners were:
|Wickes Shield (reserve grade)||Tim Woods|
|Maxwell Shield (colts)||Matt Taylor|
|Moncrieff Shield (third grade)||Zach Byrnes|
|Donoghoe Shield (fourths)||Zac Ward|
Special guests for the night were major sponsor Anthony McDonald from The Royal Hotel and Rick and Kaylie Stuart.
Masters of ceremony David Kerr and Josh Townsend kept the night moving along while the music trio of Lani Tiatia, Dom Finau and Rienhold Kamilo kept the crowd on the floor.
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