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2018/19 Awards Night Winners

The Genting Casino Coventry Blaze End of Season awards show took place on Friday 22nd March 2019 at the fabulous Coombe Abbey Hotel.

The winners were as follows and we say a massive thank you to Jordan Gook for designing and producing the graphics, and Pete Ballinger from Clean Cut Sports for his hard-work in putting together the videos below and shown at the awards show.

Fan Voted Awards

Blue Army Player of the Season

#9 Ben Lake 

Booster Club Player of the Season 

#9 Ben Lake 

Other Awards

Goal of the Season 

Hit of the Season 

BBC Coventry and Warwickshire Champagne Moment 

The Alex Nikiforuk overtime goal vs. Guildford on 12th January completed a 7-8 victory where the Blaze overcame a 4-0 deficit, the steepest in team history.

 

Sponsor of the Season

Pete Lissaman of Woodcrafts, Coventry. Is one of our longest serving partners, and now retiring, this will be his last year as a sponsor. The award is given as a huge thank you for everything that he has done for the club over many, many years. 

John Crook Award

For outstanding contribution to the club: Our official photgrapher - Scott Wiggins

Re-naming of awards

During the awards show, Director of the Blaze Andy Buxton confirmed that in future, three awards would be re-named to commemorate three special people that have been lost since the end of last season.
 
As of next season, the following three awards will be named as follows:
  • The John and Pauline Crook Award
  • The Adam Calder Best Forward Award
  • The Kevin White Clubman Award
The Blaze would like to thank everybody who came to the awards show and took the time to vote for the awards.