- England wrap up Summer Series with 2-0 win against SA
- Five more Meet records at SA Grand Prix
- Fichardt nails 15th Sunshine Tour win at Joburg Open
- SA duo struggle at Tokyo Marathon
- Le Clos leads the way at SA Grand Prix in Stellenbosch
- SA women lead but go down to England in Summer Series
- Rain delay shortens Joburg Open still further
- SA’s Van Dyk in the Tokyo mix… chasing world record
- Fichardt finds his form at sodden Joburg Open
- Young Lamprecht makes history at Humewood
Top honours for Carr, Taylor
- Updated: November 26, 2009
Gareth Carr and Kathleen Taylor are the 2009 South African men’s and women’s players of the year.
They were named at the South African Hockey Association’s annual awards in Durban.
Carr, who plays for KwaZulu-Natal Coastal received the John Marquard award and Western Province’s Taylor, the Ros Howell Award.
Other awards made for excellence in the 2009 season:
Sheila Brown Award ÔÇ£ Under 21 Women’s Player of the YearÔÇØ: Hanli Hattingh (Western Province)
Lennie Botha Award ÔÇ£Under 21 Men’s Player of the YearÔÇØ: Timothy Drummond (KZN Coastal)
Dave Carr Award ÔÇ£Under 18 Girl’s Player of the YearÔÇØ: Cindy Tregoning (Southern Gauteng)
Peter Vieyra Award ÔÇ£Under 18 Boy’s Player of the YearÔÇØ: Clinton Panther (KZN Inland)
Steve & Linda Jaspan Award ÔÇ£Coach of the YearÔÇØ: Brendon Carolan
ÔÇ£MalikÔÇØ Umpire of the Year: Michelle Joubert