PHOTOS: 2016 Leinster Awards Ball
May 9, 2016 12:00 am client
Fresh from the win over Treviso at the RDS Arena on Saturday, the Leinster squad headed to the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel for the 2016 Leinster Awards Ball.
Ben Te’o picked up the big award on the evening as he was named Bank of Ireland Players’ Player of the Year.
Josh van der Flier, who won the IRUPA Nevin Spence Young Player of the Year Award last week, was announced as the Laya Healthcare Young Player of the Year.
Full List of Winners – Leinster Rugby Awards Ball 2016
Irish Independent Development School of the Year Award: Dundalk Grammar School
Beauchamps Solicitors Club Special Merit Award: Norman Carter
Deep River Rock On Field Achievement Award: Enniscorthy RFC
CityJet Senior Club of the Year: St Mary’s RFC
BDO Junior Club of the Year: Co. Carlow FC
Life Style Sports School of the Year: Belvedere College
Guinness Hall of Fame: Ollie Campbell
Canterbury Tackle of the Year: Isa Nacewa (v Connacht)
Irish Independent Try of the Year (as voted by the public on independent.ie): Dave Kearney
Laya Healthcare Young Player of the Year: Josh van der Flier (other nominees: Garry Ringrose, Luke McGrath and Ross Molony)
Bank of Ireland Players’ Player of the Year: Ben Te’o (other nominees: Jack McGrath, Garry Ringrose and Josh van der Flier)