Manly Sea Eagles’ hooker Manase Fainu has received the Russ Bull Best & Fairest award at the club’s presentation tonight this evening.
A Junior Kiwi representative this season, Fainu played all 24 regular season games for his side, scoring 11 tries.
He joins current Manly first graders Jake and Tom Trbojevic as winners of the award.
Sea Eagles’ captain Jesse Martin picked up the NYC Players’ Player award
A Queanbeyan junior, Martin joined the club from the Raiders this season and has played 23 games, averaging 100.1 metres and 36.8 tackles per game.