Congratulations to Owls 1st Grade captain who was award the Anderson Trophy for Sportsmanship at the ACT & Southern NSW Rugby Unions 2018 Macdougall Medal Night.
Benno has been a member of Uni-Norths since 2009, making his 1st Grade debut in that year. Since then he has gone on to play 135 games for the owls, 117 in first grade, with 50 plus games as captain. Since starting at the Owls Benno has represented the Brumbies at U20 level, Brumbies Runners and at the Mauritius 10s where he was Co-Captain. Additionally he has won multiple Best & Fairest and Players Player awards and is highly regarded within the ACT Rugby community. Off the field, Benno is heavily involved in compiling club records, assisting with club sponsorships, organising tours both domestically and internationally, as well as player recruitment and volunteering with the Owls Juniors at training and gala days.