Gall, Butler recognized twice at LU Athletic Awards Ceremony

Sat Apr 07, 2018
Written by John Payetta
Photo by James Mirabelli

Freshman Scott Gall (Morden, MB) and senior Dylan Butler (Thunder Bay, ON) both collected major awards as well as a team award at the Lakehead University Athletics Awards Ceremony held at the Law School Auditorium on Saturday.

Gall was named the Lakehead University Male Freshman Athlete of the Year, while Butler was honoured with the LU Argus Award, given to a senior athlete who displays outstanding skill and sportsmanship in his sport.

In the individual team awards for hockey, Gall was also named the top freshman, while Butler was chosen as the best offensive player.

Junior Dillon Donnelly (Dorval, QC) was selected as the team’s best defensive player for the second year in a row, while senior Brennen Dubchak (Kenora, ON) got the nod for possessing the best work ethic.

Junior goaltenders Devin Green (Calgary, AB) and Nic Renyard (Victoria, BC) were named co-most valuable players for the squad.

Lakehead Athletics Major Awards

Male Freshman Athlete of the Year – Scott Gall

Argus Award – Dylan Butler

Individual Team Awards: Hockey

Freshman of the Year – Scott Gall

Best Offensive Player – Dylan Butler

Best Defensive Player – Dillon Donnelly

Best Work Ethic – Brennen Dubchak

Most Valuable Players – Devin Green & Nic Renyard