The winners of the top individual prizes in Irish basketball have been announced, Emmet Ryan runs through the six big winners from the 2013/14 season.
The men’s premier league MVP award went to Michael Bonaparte of league champions Killester. Bonaparte played a big role in Killester reeling in UCC Demons down the back-end of the season to take the title.
It was double joy for the league champions as Jonathan Grennell secured the coach of the year title for Killester BC.
Despite having a rough return to the top flight in Ireland this past season, Belfast Star have promise for the future after Paul Dick took the men’s Under 23 award.
Grainne Dwyer of Team Montenotte Hotel added the women’s premier league MVP award to her successes with the Glanmire club in the cup and playoffs this season.
Joining Dwyer on the winners rostrum was Paul Kelleher who took the coach of the year award for the women’s premier league.
Finally the women’s Under 23 award went to Aoife McDermott of league champions UL Huskies.
Tags: awards, Belfast Star, Ireland, Killester, Team Montenotte Hotel, UCC Demons, UL Huskies