In the picture: the winners of the Sport Recognition Awards 2019 are …

by Editor

THE winners of this year’s University of South Wales Sport Recognition Awards were unveiled at a ceremony in Cardiff last night.

Among the list of awards was Academic Student of the Year across all three undergraduate years and at Masters level; Best Sports Journalist; Female and Male Sports Person of the Year; Coach of the Year and Team of the Year.

There were also two Special Recognition Awards as well as one for Outstanding Student of the Year.

A ceremony to announce the winners and celebrate the achievements of those nominated took place at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff.

And the winners are …

Special Recognition Award, Christie-Marie Williams


Academic Student of Year 1, Amogh Adige

Academic Student of Year 2, Rhiannon James

Academic Student of Year 3, Brendan Hopkins

Academic Student of the Year, Masters, Aaron Northmore

Best Sports Journalist, Callum Ellis

Coach of the Year, Lee Kendall

Special Recognition Award, Danny Williams

Female Sports Person of the Year, Ffion Llewellyn

Outstanding Student of the Year, Paul Land

Team of the Year, USW Men’s Football


The winners of the following awards were unable to collect them on the night, so received them before the ceremony on Friday.

Male Sports Person of the Year, Kane Owen


Professional Practice Award, Jess Neck

Partner of the Year, FAW Trust


(Official images from Sport Recognition Awards by Kira Butters & Melisa Numan)