Nominees for senior sports awards
Confirmed nominees for the inaugural Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon Senior Sports Awards:
SPORTSPERSON WITH A DISABILITY: Niall McVeigh (badminton), Jill Connery (golf), Jane Johnston (swimming).
SPORTSWOMAN: Joanne Walker (archery), Emma Mitchell (athletics), Fionnuala McKenna (gaelic football), Kerri McDonald (hockey), Rachel McDonnell (karate), Natalie Kane (motocross), Kelly Mallon (road bowls), Aoife Lennon (soccer), Emma Alderdice (weightlifting).
SPORTSMAN: Craig McCreery (archery), Mark Nesbitt (archery), Gareth McKee (cycling), Sean McIntyre (cycling), Charly Shanks (handball), Eugene Magee (hockey), Jonathan McCusker (hurling), Matthew Busby (karate), James Turkington (motorsport), Thomas Mackle (road bowls), Sam McKeown (rowing), Russell White (triathlon).
SENIOR TEAM: Dunbarton Bowling Club, St Mark’s Bowling Club, All Saints Tullylish Bowling Club, Waringstown Cricket Club, City Of Armagh Cricket Club, Lurgan Celtic Football Club, Banbridge Hockey Club, Ballela Senior Hurling Club.
SENIOR COACH: Jeffrey McCready (clay pigeon shooting), Mark Tumilty (hockey), Martin McCusker (hurling), Kevin Broderick (karate).
DISABILITY COACH: Ian Flack (rugby).
FEMALE COACH: Ciara McCusker (camogie/gaelic football), Nicola McKiverigan (cycling).
SERVICE TO SPORT: Frank Mulligan (Ballyvally Archery Club), Sr Mairead Fearon (Ulster Camogie), Kevin Broderick (Banbridge And Rathfriland Karate Club), Robert Stewart (Portadown Rugby Club), Ian Boyce (Banbridge Golf Club), Gordon Lunn (Lurgan Tennis Club).
VOLUNTEER: Noel McSherry (Banbridge Golf Club), Kyle Morgan (Banbridge And Rathfriland Karate Club), Jonathan Rankin (Portadown Rugby Club), Jackie Muldoon (Lurgan Tennis Club), Stephen Donovan (Portadown Boat Club), Julie O’Neill (St Brigid’s Camogie Club).
CLUB INNOVATION: Banbridge Cycling Club, Craigavon City Football Club, Annaclone Gaelic Athletic Club.