Dungannon Rugby Club’s youth awards presentation night

U14 prizewinners pictured with Ulster stars, Nelson and McCloskey
U14 prizewinners pictured with Ulster stars, Nelson and McCloskey

Awards to top players in the Blue Bulls Group took place at Stevenson Park on Wednesday night, the clubhouse packed with players, coaches and parents for the occasion.

Handing out prizes were Ulster stars Peter Nelson and Stuart McCloskey, MC being Fintan Colgan and he had a little help from Shane Kennedy and Gerry Saunders.

U16 prizewinners pictured with coaches

U16 prizewinners pictured with coaches

Youth player of year was none other than Dans Gulbis, captain of Latvian Youth team in European Championships.

Dans was extremely proud to captain his country and rumour has it that he has been invited for the Euro Youth Sevens due to take place in Hungary in September.

U12 Winners: Adam Godfrey and Philip Heasty

U14 Winners: Vicent Maia and Max Gasiorowski

U18 prizewinners pictured with coaches

U18 prizewinners pictured with coaches

U16 Winners: Adam Roche and Conor Coyle

U18 Winners: Matthew Irwin and Rhys Simpson

Special Services Awards: Diarmuid McKeown, Carl Bell

Harold Walker ‘Spirit of Rugby’ award: Daniel Mikolajczk

Youth POTY: Dans Gulbis