Goodin sweeps first team awards as Oratia United honour their season’s best

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Goalkeeper Eamon Goodin has collected three player awards at Oratia United’s end-of-season prizegiving function.

The 27-year-old shot-stopper, who joined Tia from Metro last year, picked up first team trophies for Player of the Year, Players’ Player of the Year and Supporters’ Player of the Year.

At its end-of-season function, the club named its Westies side as the Club’s Team of the Year.

Main photo: Westies bask in the glory of their successful season. Source: Oratia United Facebook.


First Team
Player of the Year: Eamon Goodin
Players Player of the Year: Eamon Goodin
Supporters Player: Eamon Goodin
Top Goalscorer: Michael Graham

Player of the Year: Brayden Harrison
Players Player of the Year: Brayden Harrison
Top Goalscorer: John Caicedo Sinisterra

Club Service Award
Awarded to club chairman Anthony Sutton.

Allan Smallman Trophy
Awarded to the Connolly family. This trophy is awarded to those who ‘go the extra mile’. The Connollys support the ‘Tia academy, coach a youth team, support and play in two senior teams.

Club’s Senior Leading Goalscorer
Vishal Lal
Lal scored 36 goals for Oratia Nabekavu in 2022.

Dave Neild Trophy (top goal scorer from Masters’ divisions)
Vishal Lal (Oratia Nabekavu) with 36 goals finished ahead of Rob Oxley (Westies) and Alvin Avinesh (Oratia Nabekavu) who both scored 35 goals.

Club Captains Coach of the Year  
Jason Nand (Oratia Nabekavu)

Women’s awards

Oratia Originals
Coach’s Player: Mayan Bedggood
Sportsman: Katherine Patmore
Players’ Player of the Year: Danielle Picket
Most Improved: Emma Wadsworth

Men’s awards

Oratia Forrest (NRF Division 6 champions)
Players’ Player: Carmine Staninski
Sportsman: Jason Waru
Player of the Year: Carmine Staninski

Oratia Rovers (Masters)
Players’ Player: Neil Lynas
Sportsman: Shaun Cooke
Player of the Year: Tadahiko Ohara

Oratia Westies (NRF League Winners and winners Masters knockout Cup)
Players’ Player: Kenny Walker
Sportsman: Alex Young
Player of the Year: Robert Oxley

Oratia Nabekavu (Winners of the NRF Veterans Division 2)
Players’ Player: Ramesh Prasad
Sportsman: Shailendra Lal
Player of the Year: Alvin Avinesh

Team of the Year

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