SWAN RIVER, MB – The Swan Valley Stampeders held their annual year end banquet Friday April 26, 2019 to cap off an unbelievable 20th anniversary year.

Several players took home hardware with the big winners being Josh Tripp (4), and Brian Harris (3).

A full list of winners are listed below along with photos.



Plumber of the Year Award

Sponsor – Riddell’s Plumbing and Heating

Presented by Steve Riddell

Brian Harris


Top Scorer

Sponsor – Spruce Products Ltd.

Presented by Rod Pidskalny, Ryan Bettesworth, and Jayson Argue

Josh Tripp


Rookie of the Year

Sponsor – Kendale Roofing

Presented by Ryan Bettesworth and Jayson Argue

Carter Cockburn & Josh Maucieri


Most Improved

Sponsor – The Vestby Family

Presented by Guy Vestby

Tanner Glasrud & John Jebamani


Top Defencemen

Sponsor – Louisiana-Pacific Canada Ltd.

Presented by Kevin Betcher

Quintin Sudom


Unsung Hero Award

Sponsor – Ray Atkinson

Presented by Ryan Bettesworth, and Jayson Argue

Brian Harris & John Jebamani


Hardest Worker

Sponsor – Richardson Pioneer

Presented by Trevor Warburton

Tucker Scantlebury


Fan Favourite

Sponsor – The Westwood Inn

Presented by Tracy Mosiondz

Josh Tripp


Heart Trophy

Sponsor – Star & Times

Presented by Brian Gilroy

Jaden Townsend & Tanner Glasrud


Coaches Award

Sponsor – Coaching Staff

Presented by Ricky Zimmer

Brian Harris


Jay Sullivan Memorial Award

Sponsor – Coaching Staff

Presented by Jayson Argue

Carter Cockburn


3 Star Award

Sponsor – GX94

Presented by Ryan Bettesworth and Jayson Argue

Josh Tripp


MVP regular season

Sponsor – Atkinson’s Sports Excellence

Presented by Ryan Bettesworth and Jayson Argue

Josh Tripp & Bradly Goethals


Volunteer or the Year

Sponsor – JTM Cattle

Presented by Jarrett Mosiondz

Don Mullin


Playoff MVP

Sponsor – Swan Valley Stampeder Executive

Presented by Pat Morden

Bradly Goethals


The Stampeder Organization would like to thank all of the graduating players for their continued dedication, hard work – both on and off the ice – and their commitment to the Stampeder program.

Our 20-year-old graduating players are

Jun Yi Zhong, Alex Uryga, Quintin Sudom, Tucker Scantlebury, Campbell Balk, Merek Pipes, Bradly Goethals, & Josh Tripp. 

(Photos courtesy of Danielle Gordon – Broome from Star & Times)