The votes are in for the RACT Insurance Player of the Year award for round 12, with things heating up atop the leaderboard.
Jaye Bowden was dynamic for the Magpies, booting eight goals to earn the three votes, while star defender Daniel Joseph and North Hobart midfielder Nathan McCulloch also featured among the votes.
Troy Cunliffe was adjudged best on ground in the ‘Roos win over North Launceston, while young Bomber Sherrin Egger and overall leader Ryan Bailey were also recognised.
Five-goal man Alex Hill was best on ground in the Bombers’ win over the Tigers, while midfield bulls Phil Bellchambers and Will Campbell were also rewarded for their dominant performances.
North Hobart v Glenorchy – North Hobart Oval, 16/06/18
3- Jaye Bowden (Glenorchy)
2- Daniel Joseph (Glenorchy)
1- Nathan McCulloch (North Hobart)
Clarence v North Launceston – Blundstone Arena, 16/06/18
3- Troy Cunliffe (Clarence)
2- Sherrin Egger (North Launceston)
1- Ryan Bailey (Clarence)
Tigers v Lauderdale – Twin Ovals, 16/06/18
3- Alex Hill (Lauderdale)
2- Phil Bellchambers (Lauderdale)
1- Will Campbell (Tigers)
One vote to Clarence big man Ryan Bailey has seen him retain his spot on top of the leaderboard, with fellow frontrunners Daniel Joseph (two votes), Sherrin Egger (two votes), Phil Bellchambers (two votes) and Jaye Bowden (three votes) remaining within striking distance.
LEADERBOARD AFTER ROUND 12
10 VOTES: Ryan Bailey (Clarence)
9 VOTES: Daniel Joseph (Glenorchy)
8 VOTES: Jake Cox (Clarence)
8 VOTES: Sherrin Egger (North Launceston)
8 VOTES: Taylor Whitford (North Launceston)
7 VOTES: Phil Bellchambers (Lauderdale)
7 VOTES: Tom Bennett (North Launceston)
7 VOTES: Jaye Bowden (Glenorchy)
Votes are announced on Southern Cross News every Monday night and will be uploaded here round by round in 2018.
Votes are announced on Southern Cross News every Monday night.
THE RACT Insurance Player of the Year is awarded to the player with the most votes at the end of the regular season as determined by votes cast by journalists after each game. The RACT Insurance Player of the Year wins a $2,500 cash prize and a $2,500 RACT Travel voucher.