The Hudson Rugby Club boys team had its awards banquet Thursday.
Nathan Hensel was named the team’s Most Valuable Player and Garrett O’Connell was named the team’s best forward. Jalen Peeples was named the team’s best back.
Other rugby players who were honored are as follows.
* Most improved: Greg Madar
* Rookie of the Year: Ryan Hess
* Outstanding senior: Hensel
* Hudson Rugger: Christopher Doyle
* Coaches: John Frola
* Captain: Hensel
* Third-year letters: Hensel and Brennan O’Connell
* Second-year letters: Christopher Andrade, Brad Doerrer, Doyle, David Eubank, Reilly Forrestal, Patrick Just, Tyler Maurer, Garrett O’Connell, Dominic Sajovic and Jake Vella
* First-year letters: Austin Cefaratti, Cameron Danielly, John Frola, Ryan Hess, Dominic Ionno, Greg Madar, Peeples, Ethan Rocco, Ben Safarz, Connor Schleper and Timothy Zamarro
* Middle school MVP: Austin Close
* Middle school captain: Ben Madar
* Middle school most improved: Shane O’Brien