Renegades Named SPHL Award Winners
The SPHL today released the names of the 2008-09 regular season awards and several Richmond Renegades were honored.
Dan Vandermeer was named first team All-Star while Beau McLaughlin made the second team. Renegades forward Ryan Busby and goalie Ryan Scott were named to the SPHL Rookie All-Star team.
Following is the complete list of awards:
1st Team ALL STAR 2nd Team ALL STAR
Defense - DAN VANDERMEER - Rich Corey Hessler - Fay
Defense - Kevin Harris - Knox Lawne Snyder - Fay
Forward - Travis Kauffeldt - Hunt BEAU MCLAUGHLIN - Rich
Forward - Kevin Swider - Knox Rob Sich - Fay
Forward - Donald Melnyk - TC Tim Green - Col
Goalie - Andrew Gallant - Knox Ian Vigier
Rookie ALL STAR Additional Awards
Defense - Kyle Lundale - Col League MVP - Travis Kauffeldt - Hunt
Defense - Travis Martell - Knox Rookie of the Year - Michael Richard - TC
Forward - RYAN BUSBY - Rich Defenseman - Kevin Harris - Knox
Forward - Sam Bowles - Col Coach of the Year - Scott Hillman - Knox
Forward - Michal Richard
Goalie - RYAN SCOTT - Rich
In addition to the SPHL league awards, the Richmond Renegades voted on line for the Fan Favorite player to receive the Terry "Scouse" O'Neil Award. Forward RYAN BUSBY was the winner and received his trophy from Terry O'Neil prior to Saturday's game.
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