Ben Smith Celebrating For The Highlanders

Club Records

Highlanders Records

Highlanders Centurions

163  Aaron Smith
153  Ben Smith
129  Liam Coltman
127  Anton Oliver
108  Jimmy Cowan
106  Chris King
105  Elliot Dixon
100  Ash Dixon

Career Points

866  Lima Sopoaga
857  Tony Brown
229  Josh Ioane
225  Waisake Naholo
222  Jeff Wilson

Season Points

191  Lima Sopoaga (2015)
186  Lima Sopoaga (2016)
178  Lima Sopoaga (2014)
158  Lima Sopoaga (2018)
150  Tony Brown (2000)

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Most points in a game

28  Ben Blair (Sharks, 2005)
26  Simon Culhane (Reds, 1998)
25  Lima Sopoaga (Hurricanes, 2014)
24  Willie Walker (Chiefs, 2003)
24  Israel Dagg (Lions, 2010)

Career Tries

45  Waisake Naholo
36  Ben Smith
35  Jeff Wilson
32  Aaron Smith
21  Adam Thomson 

Season Tries

13  Waisake Naholo (2015)
10  Jeff Wilson (1998)
10  Matt Faddes (2016)
10  Waisake Naholo (2018)
9  Jona Nareki (2021)

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Award Winners

2 Degrees Community Champ

2015  Marty Banks & Richard Buckman
2016  Shane Christie
2017  Greg Pleasants-Tate
2018  James Lentjes
2019  Aki Seiuli
2020  Connor Garden-Bachop
2021  Nehe Milner-Skudder

Forward of the Year 

2017  Tom Franklin
2018  Luke Whitelock
2019  Jackson Hemopo
2020  Shannon Frizell
2021  Shannon Frizell

Back of the Year

2017  Marty Banks
2018  Rob Thompson
2019  Aaron Smith
2020  Aaron Smith
2021  Jona Nareki

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Defender of the Year

2016  Ash Dixon
2017  Tom Franklin
2018  Luke Whitelock
2019  Liam Coltman
2020  Dillon Hunt
2021  Billy Harmon 

Dunedin City Motors Fan Player

2016  Matt Faddes
2017  Marty Banks
2018  Rob Thompson
2019  Ben Smith
2020  Aaron Smith
2021  Aaron Smith 

Speight’s Players’ Player

2016  Matt Faddes
2017  Luke Whitelock
2018  Jackson Hemopo
2019  Liam Coltman
2020  Shannon Frizell
2021  Shannon Frizell

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Rookie of the Year

2015  Waisake Naholo
2016  Matt Faddes
2017  Dillon Hunt
2018  Shannon Frizell
2019  Ayden Johnston
2020  Jona Nareki
2021  Connor Garden-Bachop 

Pulse Energy MVP/ Player of the Year 

2017  Aaron Smith
2018  Luke Whitelock
2019  Liam Coltman
2020  Aaron Smith & Ash Dixon
2021  Mitch Hunt

Highlander Man

2015  Ben Smith & Nasi Manu
2016  Ash Dixon
2017  Luke Whitelock
2018  Liam Coltman
2019  Ben Smith
2020  Aaron Smith
2021  Ash Dixon

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