Ermal Marku and Ellie Vlaeminck top player of the year voting

TRIFECTA: Ellie Vlaeminck has capped a stellar season with Strathdale by claiming a trio of major Bendigo Amateur Soccer League awards.
TRIFECTA: Ellie Vlaeminck has capped a stellar season with Strathdale by claiming a trio of major Bendigo Amateur Soccer League awards.

SHEPPARTON United’s Ermal Marku and Strathdale’s Ellie Vlaeminck have been crowned Bendigo Amateur Soccer League men’s and women’s division one players of the year.

The winners were announced on at Friday night’s league presentation.

Vlaeminck’s player of the league win was one of three award wins for the Blues star.

She was also the league’s top goal scorer and won the women’s young player of the year award.

Swan Hill young gun Cooper Fox won the player of the year award in the youth division.

Rivals in last Sunday’s grand final, Eaglehawk’s Greg Thomas and Shepparton South’s Joel Aitken shared the men’s division one goal scoring title.

A full list of award winners follows:

Player of the year – men’s division one: Ermal Marku  (Shepparton United); women’s: Ellie Vlaeminck, (Strathdale); men's division two: Hussain Al Hilfi (Shepparton United); youth: Cooper Fox (Swan Hill).

Top goal scorer – men’ division one: Joel Aitken (Shepparton South) and Greg Thomas (Eaglehawk); women's: Ellie Vlaeminck (Strathdale); men’s division two: Joseph Costa (Swan Hill); youth: Ryan Clegg (Strathdale)

Young player of the year – men’s division one: Dean Vlaeminck (Strathdale); women's: Ellie Vlaeminck (Strathdale).