2020/21 Eric Johnston Awards

by NT Rugby

Northern Territory Rugby Union would like to congratulate all award winners for their achievements during the 2020/21 Season. 

Australian Venue Company Reserve Grade Leading Try Scorer

Joel Turaga (Palmerston Rugby Union Club)

Reserve Grade Leading Points Scorer

Victor Campbell (Palmerston Rugby Union Club)

Hahn Super Dry First Grade Leading Try Scorer

Jone Vakacegu (South Darwin Rugby Union Club)

Hahn Super Dry First Grade Leading Points Scorer

Robert Butcher (University Pirates Rugby Union Club)

Junior Referee of the Year

Julius Appo

Most Improved Referee

Allan Hunt and Ethan van Gelderen

Referee of the Year

Robbie Taylor and James Harrop

Bo de la Cruz Emerging Talent Award

Eve Genders (Swampdogs Rugby Union Club) 

Naomi Roberts Medal for Women’s Player of the Year

Eve Genders (Swampdogs Rugby Union Club) and Danielle Suddaby (Darwin Dragons Rugby Union Club) 

Colin Snowden Junior Coach of the Year

Amosa “Junior” Po Ching (South Darwin) 

David Cooper Senior Coach of the Year

Joseph Albert (Casuarina Cougars Rugby Union Club) 

Tawera Kerr-Barlow Medal for the Rising Star Player (Under-18 playing A-Grade)

Nathan Dixon (Palmerston Rugby Union Club) 

Dan Panapa Reserve Grade Best and Fairest

Daniel Heikkinen (Casuarina Cougars Rugby Union Club) 

Eric Johnston Medalist 

Nathan Dixon (Palmerston Rugby Union Club)