Castleford hooker Daryl Clark has been named the 2014 Steve Prescott Man of Steel at the annual Super League end of season awards dinner.
Clark, who will join Warrington Wolves in 2015, has impressed this season scoring 16 tries and beat off competition from James Roby, Chris Hill and Jamie Peacock to collect the award. His performances have impressed England head coach Steve McNamara who has named the youngster in his 24 man England squad for this Autumn’s four nations series.
Clark was also awarded the young player of the year award, and his Tigers coach Daryl Powell was presented with the coach of the year accolade.
The full list of award winners are as follows:
Man of Steel: Daryl Clark
Young player of the year: Daryl Clark
Coach of the year: Daryl Powell
Top try-scorer: Joel Monaghan
Top metre-maker: Matty Russell
Leading tackler: James Roby
Leading kicker: Luke Walsh
Foundation of the year: Warrington Wolves
Club of the year: Widnes Vikings
Outstanding achievement: Matt Diskin, Jon Clarke, Richard Horne, David Hodgson, Willie Manu, Francis Meli, Martin Gleeson