NCF National Premier League Youth Awards Night

November 25th, 2020

NCF held its NPL Awards Night on Tuesday 24 November 2020, ending a longer than usual year for the girls and boys in navy and orange from the Coffs and Clarence.

On the night, players and families heard from coaches, players and NCF officials on the season that just was.

Attendees also farewelled the Under 16’s team who made the semi-finals in 2020. As under 15’s in 2019, under 14’s in 2018 and under 13’s in 2017 many members of this squad won grand finals. 

The NCF player of the year was Jacob Field from the Under 16’s and the Goal Keeper of the year was Ashton Herbert form the Under 13’s. 

The guest speaker on the night was Scott Ryan form the A-League club, Western United FC. Scott started his playing career as a six-year-old with the Orara Valley Dingoes. He addressed the players in a Q&A with Technical Director, Jack Dover.

Award winners

NPL Player of the year
Jacob Field
NCF GK of the Year
Ashton Herbert

Players Player 
U16 – Jacob Field
U15 – Hugo Alderman
U14 – Jak Snowling
U13 – Taj Bennett
Golden Boot
U16 – 24 goals – Jarret Power- Casson
U15 – 7 goals Hugo Alderman
U14 – 4 goals – Marcus Makejev
U13 – 9 goals – Damien Carter
Coaches award
U16 – Taj Northfield
U15 – Rory Green
U14 – Alice Webster
U13 – Alex Nealand

Guest speaker, Scott Ryan, Western United FC


Here are some photos from the night

Player of the year – Jacob Field

Jack Dover (Left), Jacob Field (Right)

Goalkeeper of the year – Ashton Herbert

Jack Dover (Left), Ashton Herbert (Centre), Lee Kennedy (GK Coach) (Right)

Under 13’s

Jack Dover (Top right), Coach, Curtis Heyward (Bottom right)

Under 14’s

Coach Darren Schafer (Top left), Jack Dover (Top right)

Under 15’s

Coach, Jack Dover (Top right)

Under 16’s

Coach, Nathan Silvy (Top left), Jack Dover (Top right)

Higher resolution photos



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