Youth Players of the Year Nominations


The AFL New Zealand Awards are poised to celebrate the return to a full schedule in 2023, where we witnessed the revival of Youth and Academy Programmes as well as the international schedule. The Youth Player of the Year awards are bestowed upon individuals who have actively engaged in AFL New Zealand Pathways and have left their mark in either the Youth, Academy, 2023 Mornington Campaigns, and for some, at the club and Premiership level. Congratulations to all the nominees listed below.

The Nominations are

Youth Boys Players of the Year

Josh lightbourne

Cooper Clark

Isaac Brown

Sam Meyer

Youth Girls Players of the Year

Makenna Jones

Indy Gibson

Maia Peterson

Poppy Gibson