STRATHDALE Hockey Club has been named the Victorian Community Sporting Club of the Year.
The Strathdale Tigers received the top honour at the Victorian Government's 2013 Community Sport and Recreation Awards held at the MCG on Wednesday night.
Meanwhile, Kyneton tennis coach Marcus Wills also received top honours at the awards, winning the 2013 Minister's Award.
"I am honoured to present the 2013 Minister's Award to Marcus for his outstanding dedication to the sport of tennis and his local community over the past 20 years,'' Minister for Sport and Recreation, Hugh Delahunty, said.
Mr Wills receives an engraved glass trophy and $5000.