Tom Carter and Jake Gordon collected the major player awards at Sydney University Football Club’s annual presentation night.

First Grade inside-centre Carter was named the Club’s Best and Fairest player for 2016, while halfback Gordon was awarded the Michael Griffin Cup as the Players’ Player.

Should Carter retire, as has been mooted, he’ll put away the boots with 198 First Grade games behind him and 223 overall club games for SUFC. He’s scored 134 club tries, including 98 in First Grade.

The other major awards on the night included Jake Stafford being named Player of the Finals, Harry Johnson-Holmes being awarded the Steve Anthony Trophy as the Best and Fairest Colt, and Colts First Grade being named Team of the Year.

Christian Yassmin was the highest tryscorer and highest pointscorer for 2016.

Other awards included:

Grade Team Awards

4th Grade Best Back – Nick Burden

4th Grade Best Forward – Max Hughes

3rd Grade Best Back – Eddie L’Estrange

3rd Grade Best Forward – Byron Wicken

2nd Grade Best Back – Christian Kagiassis

2nd Grade Best Forward – Mitchell Whiteley

1st Grade Best Back – Jake Gordon

1st Grade Best Forward – Jake Wainwright

1st Grade Highest Try Scorer – Jake Gordon

1st Grade Highest Points Scorer – Angus Roberts

Most Improved Grade Player – Jake Wainwright

Most Promising Grade Player – Jake Gordon

Craig Fear Grade Encouragement Award – Ben Carolan

Colts Team Awards

3rd Colts Best Back – Daniel Poletto

3rd Colts Best Forward – Sean O’Byrne

2nd Colts Best Back – Tim McCutcheon

2nd Colts Best Forward – Tim Hingano

1st Colts Best Back – Theo Strang

1st Colts Best Forward – Nick Champion De Crespigny

1st Colts Best Fresher – Harry Johnson-Holmes

Most Promising Colts Player – Lachlan Swinton

Most Improve Colts Player – Sam Renton

Wehbe Family Colts Encouragement Award – Patrick O’Doherty

Club Awards

Colts Clubman of the Year – Connor and Patrick O’Doherty

Clubman of the Year – Mitchell Whiteley and Jordan Sukkar

Volunteer of the Year – Lou Lou Stanley