Rams' Downey wins third straight
For the third straight year, Langley Rams’ Nick Downey was named the country’s top kick returner.
It was one of two honours on the night for Downey as he was also named an all-Canadian wide receiver.
The awards were presented at the Canadian Junior Football League’s banquet in Hamilton.
Rams linebacker Arie Nakagawa was named an all-Canadian linebacker.
Rams’ offensive lineman Ben Olson was a nominee for the CJFL Past Commissioners Community Service Award, which was presented to Dustin Whetton of the Calgary Colts.
Olson was recognized and commended for his humanitarian work in Kenya and local work with the Salvation Army.
Rams president and BCFC Executive of the Year Award winner Gord Querin was one of three nominees for the CJFL Executive of the Year Award, which was presented to Jim McArthur of the CJFL expansion Twin City Predators (Kitchener/ Waterloo).