CHICAGO (Oct. 24, 2022)Beginning today, Chicago Red Stars fans can submit their votes for the club's 2022 Player Awards. Fans can visit www.chicagoredstars.com/awards to cast their vote for players in six categories: Rookie of the Year presented by Sloan, Most Improved, Chicago Grit presented by Gatorade, Defender of the Year, Humanitarian of the Year and Most Valuable Player presented by CIBC.
The Red Stars' Golden Boot award will be awarded to Mallory Pugh. Pugh led the club with 11 goals this season and added six assists during her breakout season.
Voting for winners will be weighted equally between players, staff, owners and fans, and will remain open until Monday, Oct.31, at 5 p.m. CT.
Here are the nominees for each category:
Rookie of the Year presented by Sloan: Jill Aguilera, Ava Cook, Chelsie Dawber, Samantha Fisher, Channing Foster, Sarah Griffith, Amanda Kowalski and Mikenna McManus
Most Improved: Sarah Luebbert, Zoe Morse, Ella Stevens and Bianca St-Georges
Chicago Grit presented by Gatorade: Danielle Colaprico, Vanessa DiBernardo, Rachel Hill, Alyssa Naeher and Arin Wright
Defender of the Year: Amanda Kowalski, Tatumn Milazzo, Zoe Morse, Kayla Sharples and Arin Wright
Humanitarian of the Year: Rachel Hill and Zoe Morse
MVP presented by CIBC: Danielle Colaprico, Vanessa DiBernardo, Tatumn Milazzo, Alyssa Naeher and Mallory Pugh
To vote for the 2022 Player Awards visit www.chicagoredstars.com/awards to place your votes.