- Written by Walter Pless
- Published: 29 September 2012
Photo: Tasmanian skipper Hugh Ludford did very well in the South Hobart awards [PlessPix]
Defender Hugh Ludford was last night named as South Hobart’s best player of the 2012 season.
Ludford captained South Hobart this season as the club won their fifth Forestry Tasmania Southern Premier League title, and he was also captain of the Tasmanian team that lost 4-0 to Melbourne Victory before a record crowd at KGV Park in August.
Photo: Shae Hickey (right) shared South Hobart's Players' Player of the Year award with Hugh Ludford [PlessPix]
The award for South Hobart’s senior team Players’ Player was shared by Ludford and midfielder Shae Hickey.
Tasmanian representative striker Andy Brennan was the senior side’s leading scorer.
South Hobart held their presentation dinner last night at the Derwent Sailing Squadron in Sandy Bay and about 110 people were in attendance.
Other South Hobart awards were:
Best Player: Colin Wain
Player’s Player: Colin Wain
Leading Goal Scorer: Sangsun Kang
Best Player: Darcy Hall
Player’s Player: Max Clarke
Leading Goal Scorer: Max Clarke
Photo: State representative striker Andy Brennan shared South Hobart's leading goalscorer award with Max Clarke [PlessPix]
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Best Player: Luke Huigsloot
Player’s Player: Luke Huigsloot
Leading Goal Scorer: Peter Skalkos
Photo: Max Clarke scored 54 goals for South Hobart in all grades this past season [PlessPix]
The L MCGUINNESS TROPHY (Club Leading Goal Scorer) was tied on 54 goals. Joint winners were Andy Brennan and Max Clarke.
South Hobart’s head coach, Ken Morton, was inducted into the Coaches Honour Roll for his success since joining the club in 2008.
The club confirmed that Morton has signed another three-year contract with the South Hobart and will continue as head coach until late 2015.
Meanwhile, Rob Clarke, will leave Morton Soccer School and become technical director of Victory League club Olympia Warriors.
Photo: Rob Clarke is off to Olympia Warriors to be their technical director [PlessPix]