2018 Marathon Stadium Awards

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    Our next award is the Newcomer of the Year

    This award is given to members who have made strong contributions to the forum in their first year

    This was hotly contested as we had 5 really strong candidates but in the end our winner was....

    @BargeArse

    Well done mate, Awesome username too :lol:
     
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    Time to update the Player of the Year standings after Round 7 which saw us win a memorable game in Tamworth against the Tigers thanks to a cross-field kick from Jamie Buhrer of all people !!

    ROUND 7 VOTES

    3 - Ken Sio
    2 - Herman Ese'ese
    1 - Mitchell Pearce
    1 - Kalyn Ponga

    LADDER AFTER ROUND 7


    16 - Kalyn Ponga
    7 - Mitchell Pearce
    5 - Lachlan Fitzgibbon
    5 - Herman Ese'ese
    4 - Slade Griffin
    3 - Ken Sio
    2 - Aidan Guerra
    1 - Shaun Kenny Dowall
     
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    Now it's time for the Funniest member of the year

    This was the tightest count because we have a bunch of bloody comedians on here

    Your winner....And I know he will enjoy this....

    @Lord of the Skraelings

    No forum shutdown threads this off season mate....Please I'm beggin ya :lol:
     
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    Time to take a look at Round 8 and it was another close win over arch rivals Manly at Brookvale (The local Tip)

    Is there anything sweeter than beating those pricks twice in a season ???

    Actually yeah...It's called the 1997 GF :dude:

    ROUND 8 VOTES

    3 - Herman Ese'ese
    2 - Kalyn Ponga
    1 - Slade Griffin

    LADDER AFTER ROUND 8


    18 - Kalyn Ponga
    8 - Herman Ese'ese
    7 - Mitchell Pearce
    5 - Lachlan Fitzgibbon
    5 - Slade Griffin
    3 - Ken Sio
    2 - Aidan Guerra
    1 - Shaun Kenny Dowall
     
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    Round 9 saw us back at home to face a very strong Rabbitohs team and while we put in a good effort in the end we got outclassed 36-18

    Here is how you voted and the updated leaderboard

    ROUND 9 VOTES

    3 - Kalyn Ponga
    2 - Shaun Kenny Dowall
    1 - Lachlan Fitzgibbon

    LADDER AFTER ROUND 9


    21 - Kalyn Ponga
    8 - Herman Ese'ese
    7 - Mitchell Pearce
    6 - Lachlan Fitzgibbon
    5 - Slade Griffin
    3 - Shaun Kenny Dowall
    3 - Ken Sio
    2 - Aidan Guerra
     
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    Round 10 saw us at home once again and like the week before we were facing a very good team in Penrith

    One again we pushed them in parts but went down 29-18

    Here is how you voted and the updated leaderboard

    ROUND 10 VOTES

    3 - Kalyn Ponga
    2 - Aidan Guerra
    1 - Mitch Barnett

    LADDER AFTER ROUND 10


    24 - Kalyn Ponga
    8 - Herman Ese'ese
    7 - Mitchell Pearce
    6 - Lachlan Fitzgibbon
    5 - Slade Griffin
    4 - Aidan Guerra
    3 - Shaun Kenny Dowall
    3 - Ken Sio
    1 - Mitch Barnett
     
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    Time to get back to the awards and next up is Thread of the Year

    This one was a landslide, The thread of the Year is....

    Tooheys News

    Barry has long been the best source of Knights info and it's great to be able to share that info
     
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    Round 11 saw the Knights take on the Titans and in a disappointing day we went down 33-26 after leading 26-18 with 20 minutes remaining

    The less said about this game the better

    ROUND 11 VOTES

    3 - Herman Ese'ese
    2 - Kalyn Ponga
    1 - Mitch Barnett

    LADDER AFTER ROUND 11


    26 - Kalyn Ponga
    11 - Herman Ese'ese
    7 - Mitchell Pearce
    6 - Lachlan Fitzgibbon
    5 - Slade Griffin
    4 - Aidan Guerra
    3 - Shaun Kenny Dowall
    3 - Ken Sio
    2 - Mitch Barnett
     
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    Round 12 saw us play the Sharks at McDonald Jones Stadium, It was a long afternoon for the boys as we got smashed 48-10

    ROUND 12 VOTES

    3 - Lachlan Fitzgibbon
    2 - Aidan Guerra
    1 - Daniel Saifiti

    LADDER AFTER ROUND 12


    26 - Kalyn Ponga
    11 - Herman Ese'ese
    9 - Lachlan Fitzgibbon
    7 - Mitchell Pearce
    6 - Aidan Guerra
    5 - Slade Griffin
    3 - Shaun Kenny Dowall
    3 - Ken Sio
    2 - Mitch Barnett
    1 - Daniel Saifiti
     
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    Back to the awards now and next up is the most under-rated member award

    Sometimes people don't always get the recognition they deserve despite their contributions and achievements

    There are plenty on here who deserve this award but after counting the votes you winner is....

    @member 2299

    Well done mate, Place wouldn't be the same without you

    Thanks for everything over the many years you have been here !! :applause:
     
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    Round 13 and the Knights get back in the winners circle by smashing the poor old Eels 30-4 at ANZ Stadium

    Here is how you voted and the updated Leaderboard

    ROUND 13 VOTES

    3 - Daniel Saifiti
    2 - Kalyn Ponga
    1 - Aidan Guerra

    LADDER AFTER ROUND 13


    28 - Kalyn Ponga
    11 - Herman Ese'ese
    9 - Lachlan Fitzgibbon
    7 - Mitchell Pearce
    7 - Aidan Guerra
    5 - Slade Griffin
    4 - Daniel Saifiti
    3 - Shaun Kenny Dowall
    3 - Ken Sio
    2 - Mitch Barnett
     
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    Round 14 and we were up against a Roosters Team in some good form

    Despite a great effort from the boys we go down narrowly 18-16

    Here is how you voted and the updated leaderboard

    ROUND 14 VOTES

    3 - Herman Ese'ese
    2 - Sione Mata'utia
    1 - Kalyn Ponga

    LADDER AFTER ROUND 14


    29 - Kalyn Ponga
    14 - Herman Ese'ese
    9 - Lachlan Fitzgibbon
    7 - Mitchell Pearce
    7 - Aidan Guerra
    5 - Slade Griffin
    4 - Daniel Saifiti
    3 - Shaun Kenny Dowall
    3 - Ken Sio
    2 - Mitch Barnett
    2 - Sione Mata'utia
     
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    On to our next award now and it's the Best Footy Brain award...

    This award goes to those who not only demonstrate a great knowledge of the game but are willing to share it

    This Years winner is .......

    @Billy

    Congrats mate, Your contributions especially about Juniors over the years are pretty much unmatched and we thank you for that !! :applause:
     
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    Round 15 saw the Knights at home for a second week in a row and once again we faced tough opposition in the Storm

    In the end we went down 28-10 despite a masterclass from Kalyn Ponga which included 208m, 1 try, 13 tackle breaks and 2 line breaks

    Here is how you voted and the updated leaderboard

    ROUND 15 VOTES

    3 - Kalyn Ponga
    2 - Aidan Guerra
    1 - Slade Griffin

    LADDER AFTER ROUND 15


    32 - Kalyn Ponga
    14 - Herman Ese'ese
    9 - Lachlan Fitzgibbon
    9 - Aidan Guerra
    7 - Mitchell Pearce
    6 - Slade Griffin
    4 - Daniel Saifiti
    3 - Shaun Kenny Dowall
    3 - Ken Sio
    2 - Mitch Barnett
    2 - Sione Mata'utia
     
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    Round 16 was the last game before the Round 17 bye

    In what was one of the if not the worst performance of our season we got smashed by the Bulldogs 36-16

    Here is how you voted and the updated leaderboard

    ROUND 16 VOTES

    3 - Connor Watson
    2 - Herman Ese'ese
    1 - Aidan Guerra

    LADDER AFTER ROUND 16


    32 - Kalyn Ponga
    16 - Herman Ese'ese
    10 - Aidan Guerra
    9 - Lachlan Fitzgibbon
    7 - Mitchell Pearce
    6 - Slade Griffin
    4 - Daniel Saifiti
    3 - Shaun Kenny Dowall
    3 - Ken Sio
    3 - Connor Watson
    2 - Mitch Barnett
    2 - Sione Mata'utia
     
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    On to our Player Awards now and first up is our ISP Player of the Year award

    This years winner has by all accounts worked really hard on his game and has played a few different positions as well

    The 2018 Marathon Stadium ISP Player of the Year is....

    Luke Yates :applause:
     
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    Next up is our 2018 Jersey Flegg Player of the Year

    This bloke has had a wonderful season and looks destined for great things

    The 2018 Marathon Stadium Jersey Flegg Player of the Year is....

    Beau Fermor :applause:
     
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    With a bye in Round 17 it gave the boys a much needed break and in Round 18 we faced Parramatta once again but this time we were at home and our skipper was back !!

    Mitch guided us to an 18-16 win in front of nearly 16,000 fans

    Here is how you voted and the updated leaderboard

    ROUND 18 VOTES

    3 - Mitchell Pearce
    2 - Danny Levi
    1 - Daniel Saifiti

    LADDER AFTER ROUND 18


    32 - Kalyn Ponga
    16 - Herman Ese'ese
    10 - Aidan Guerra
    10 - Mitchell Pearce
    9 - Lachlan Fitzgibbon
    6 - Slade Griffin
    5 - Daniel Saifiti
    3 - Shaun Kenny Dowall
    3 - Ken Sio
    3 - Connor Watson
    2 - Mitch Barnett
    2 - Sione Mata'utia
    2 - Danny Levi
     
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    Round 19 saw us at home for the 5th straight game and we were up against the Titans

    After a dissapointing loss to them earlier in the year the boys bounced back with a come from behind win 30-24

    Here is how you voted and the updated leaderboard

    ROUND 19 VOTES

    3 - Daniel Saifiti
    2 - Lachlan Fitzgibbon
    1 - Mitch Barnett
    1 - Connor Watson

    LADDER AFTER ROUND 19


    32 - Kalyn Ponga
    16 - Herman Ese'ese
    11 - Lachlan Fitzgibbon
    10 - Aidan Guerra
    10 - Mitchell Pearce
    8 - Daniel Saifiti
    6 - Slade Griffin
    4 - Connor Watson
    3 - Shaun Kenny Dowall
    3 - Ken Sio
    3 - Mitch Barnett
    2 - Sione Mata'utia
    2 - Danny Levi
     
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    Pity Fermor plays second row and centre - the only 2 positions we seem to have good depth. Virtually any other position and he would be a chance to make firstgrade next year.
     
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