AND THE WINNER IS........

AND THE WINNER IS........

With support from Great Northern Inns the GMB Panthers hosted their annual awards ceremony tonight. In a red carpet event at the De Vere East Midlands Conference Centre the main sponsors the GMB presented the players special championship rings designed and created by Nottingham jewellers Temprell to honour the club's success in becoming Continental Cup Champions of Europe 2017. The players in turn presented their shirts to their individual player sponsors and then the clubs' "Oscars" were announced. This year's winners were: GMB Player of the Year - Alex Nikiforuk Top Goals Scorer - Chris Lawrence. Most Consistent Player of the Season - (shared) Erik Lindhagen/Andy Sertich Most Entertaining Player - Alex Nikiforuk Top Points Scorer - Stephen Schultz The Gary Rippingale Trophy (Team Spirit) - Alex Nikiforuk British Player of the Year - Robert Farmer Players' Player of the Year - Brad Moran Fans Player of the Year - Robert Farmer Most Valuable Player - Miika Wiikman Our thanks to all our sponsors who were vat the awards show and who helped to make it another great night for the club. In particular our thanks to De Vere for hosting the event and most of all to our awards show sponsors - GREAT NORTHERN INNS (Saltbox, Southbank and Cross Keys) We'll have a picture special here on the club's website later in the week and there's a special report in the brand new issue of the magazine which is on sale ONLY at Saturday's home play-off game.