Nelson’s top coaching honour will be shared by two midget house bench bosses.
Dave Zarikoff and Doug Harrison were each awarded the Ted Hargreaves Excellence in Coaching Award at Nelson Minor Hockey’s annual awards banquet Thursday.
Zarikoff, a long-time coach in Nelson, was also handed the Sarge Sammartino Award for a senior referee.
Other awards included:
Barry Pearce Memorial Award: Liam Malpass
John Reichardt Memorial Award: Eliot Rude
Todd Matheson Memorial Award: Sawan Bhabra
Walter Clarkson Award: Cohen Wolbaum
Scotia Bank Achievement Award: Sebastien Conne-Correnti
“Shorty” Malacko Memorial Award: Tyson Hutt
Alf Baker Award: Nathan Bernhardt
Marc Severyn Memorial Trophy: Bryce Sookro
Mike Laughton Sr. Memorial Award: Seamus Boyd
R.C. Wright Memorial Trophy: Ben Price
Barry Geist Memorial Trophy: Brady Stocks
Brian Naka Award: Erik Reitan
Baker Street Esso Award: Bryce Winters
Jackson Hole Three “A” Award: Brody Arjun, Cash Nay, Simon Forrester, Alex Laing
Sarge Sammartino Award (junior): Ben Thast
Robert Jeffs Award: Kate Tate