Adrian Tinetti has claimed Ballarat Football Umpires Association's top honour for a second consecutive season.
Tinetti was awarded the best and most consistent field umpire award at the BFUA's annual presentation night.
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Senior field umpire coach Billy Mitchell said Tinetti enjoyed another consistent season.
"Adrian is one of the most composed umpires and an excellent decision maker," he said.
"His fitness, knowledge of the game, attitude and match management skills has earnt him this award again in 2021.
"He is highly respected by his peers in umpiring and also the broader football community."
Callan Evans claimed the best and most consistent goal umpire for a seventh straight season, the longest streak at the top of the goal umpiring ranks in BFUA history.
BFUA Chair Deb Sleep praised all the award winners for what has been a tough season.
"Just like the players, our umpires would love to be out umpiring right now," he said.
"So it is a little bittersweet, but an important time to recognise those who have risen to the top of their craft, and those who are showing fantastic signs for the future of umpiring in the region."
Best Junior First Year Field Umpire: Sam Sutton, Cam Jenkins, Sam Selkirk
Junior Field Coaches Award: Natasha Petrov, Alex Bourke
Mentor of the Year Award: Jack Anderson
Best Junior Field Umpire: Damian Irvin, Matilda Pearce
Junior Boundary Coaches Award: William Beechey, Tansy Seymour, Harvey Wilson
Best Junior First Year Boundary Umpire: Charlie Eckel, Isabel Kern
Barry Eppingstall Club Person of the Year: Adam Coles
Training Award: Isaac Wilson, Jim Morton
Les Baldock Goal Umpire Encouragement Award: Christopher Boehle-Mitchell
Most Improved Goal Umpire: Richard Eldridge
Best First Year Goal Umpire: Allan Lepair
Most Improved Boundary Umpire: Angus Murfett
Best First Year Boundary Umpire - Steve Perry Award: Ally Steenhuis
Best First Year Field Umpire - Shane McInerney Award: Ted O'Brien
Most Improved Field Umpire: Isaiah Britt
Best & Most Consistent Goal Umpire: Callan Evans
Best & Most Consistent Boundary Umpire: Solomon Miesen
Best & Most Consistent Field Umpire: Adrian Tinetti
Golden Whistle: Josh Dudman Doyle
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