Sent Her Forward honours 2016/17 – part two

Collage of Leeta Rutherford, Eleanor Keegan and Sarah Killick-Bird, Sent Her Forward's three players of the season 2016/17 (Photos: James Boyes, Sent Her Forward, Oakwood Ladies)

Three top centre-backs playing at three vastly different levels lit up season 2016/17 (Photos: James Boyes/Sent Her Forward/Oakwood Ladies)

Welcome to the second instalment of awards, rewards and recognition for those who have played big parts in making season 2016/17 what it is. Continue reading

Sent Her Forward honours 2016/17 – part one

Composite photo of Emma Wood, Roy Stannnard, BHASVIC and Jack Wheeler (Photos: Dawn Keegan, Sent Her Forward and Julian Hart)

Emma Wood and Roy Stannard, BHASVIC college team and Jack Wheeler’s Gillingham have all enjoyed great seasons (Photos: Dawn Keegan/Sent Her Forward/Julian Hart)

Season’s over – but the celebrations continue. At least, here at Sent Her Forward they do. The much-anticipated honours are back, with some new categories, some familiar names and some to look out for in the future.

Welcome to part one of the Sent Her Forward honours 2016/17. Continue reading

The People’s Choice: who deserves a Sent Her Forward honour?

Lauren Dolbear in action for Lewes v Fulham Foundation. Photo: James Boyes

Lewes’s Lauren Dolbear won recognition in Sent Her Forward’s Premier League dream team and in the People’s Choice category last season (Photo: James Boyes)

Sent Her Forward’s end-of-season honours remain a much-talked about and highly regarded way of recognising the immense contributions made by so many people to women’s and girls’ football. Continue reading

Join in the Sent Her Forward end-of-season awards

Jay Blackie, of Brighton, and Emma Chrimes, of Wivelsfield Green (Photos: Julian Hart and Dave Burt)

Jay Blackie and Emma Chrimes are two of a select group who have been picked for the dream teams twice (Photos: Julian Hart/Dave Burt)

The efforts and achievements of so many female footballers deserve recognition – and once again, Sent Her Forward will do its best to ensure those in the South, at least, get their just deserts. Continue reading

Sent Her Forward entered in blogging awards again

logo for Football Blogging AwardsIn what seems like an interminable merry-go-round of awards, with end-of-season club awards followed by Sent Her Forward’s own gongs (not forgetting my own version of the New Year Honours), it’s time for even more.
Tweet: I am voting in @TheFBAs for @SentHerForward as the Best #Established Football Blog
The Football Blogging Awards, which have attracted huge interest in an ever-growing field of news, commentary and opinions on the country’s most popular sport, are here again. Continue reading