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2017 Sport Awards

The Manchester Met 2017 Sport Awards were a fantastic success. Taking place on the evening of 24th May at the Student Union, 350 students and 20 staff attended to have a great night and to highlight the sporting achievements of the year.

This is now the 3rd year the Sport Awards has taken place as an individual ceremony and has become one of the most eagerly anticipated events in the student sport calendar. The evening’s theme was on brand with MMU Sport’s blue and orange and participants were encouraged to share their evening on social media, using the hashtag: #wearemmu

Award recipients were as follows:

  • Most Improved Club – Lacrosse
  • Club Official – Melissa Hadley (Netball)
  • Event of the year – MMU’s Got Talent (Dance)
  • Sports Club of the Year – Dance
  • BUCS Club of the Year – Men’s Rugby Union
  • Team of the Year – Men’s Water Polo 1st
  • Brownhill Evans Memorial Award – Elena Ratcliff (Netball)
  • Sports Peron of the Year – Fran Duffy (Netball)
  • Sports Personality – Libby Clune (Hockey)

Club Colours

Are members of The Union who have been an integral Committee member within their sport. They have played an active role for their club for the past few years at Manchester Met.

MMU Sport Colours

Students receive these awards in recognition of either representative honours at national level or exceptional performance or exceptional commitment to MMU Sport &/or club.

MMU Sport Colours

  • Gabriella Marshall – Netball
  • Dom Bryan – Rugby League
  • Corey Copeland – Snowsports
  • Jamie Kilgariff – Badminton
  • Tyme Regent-Bascombe – Basketball
  • Thomas Goodey – American Football
  • Daniel Kimpton – Basketball
  • Amy Saunders – Cheerleading
  • Thomas Jones – Golf
  • Owen Jones – Rugby Union
  • Amanda Doherty – Rounder’s
  • Zoe Patchett – Rugby Union
  • Jonathan Huitson – Snowsports
  • Beth Westwood – Snowsports
  • Harriet Bloomfield – Snowsports
  • Eve Hughes – Swimming
  • Emma Foster – Tennis
  • Eliza Morgan – Netball

MMU Club Colours

  • Melissa Hadley – Netball
  • Jonnie Lord- Hockey
  • Connor Miller- Hockey
  • Libby Clune – Hockey
  • Elena Radcliffe – Netball
  • Allie Kelly- Equestrian
  • Claudia Lee- Equestrian
  • Tobias Brown - Lacrosse
  • Allister McAdams – Lacrosse
  • Sam Williams – Pool and snooker
  • Sarah Elliot- Taekwondo
  • Alexandra Hulme- Taekwondo
  • Marcianne Buchanan – Lacrosse
  • Marianne Lea- Women’s Football
  • Alice Hobbs- Cheerleading
  • Kyle Gavin- Hockey
  • Brice Delfour-Peyrethon – Swimming
  • Sam Allen – Squash
  • Cameron Carmichael – Mountaineering
  • Jessica Tabern - Equestrian
  • Ross Hamilton-Milburn - Dodgeball
  • Ellie Algieri - Dance
  • Rob Crampton – Cycling
  • Saira Hillyard – Basketball

We wish everyone the best for the following year and look forward to seeing many of you again in 2018!