The Northstars held their 2018 awards night on 22 August.
– Most Valuable Player: Nick Rivait
– Tony Huntley Award for Best Australian Player: Patrick Nadin
– Most Dedicated: Robert Malloy
– Most Improved: Shane Southwood
– Best Defensive Player: Nick Rivait
– Coaches’ Award: Joe Harcharik
The Newcastle North Stars have announced the signing of Shane Southwood for the upcoming 2015 season. Southwood played for the Sydney Ice Dogs last season and has previously played three seasons in the East Coast Super League, two seasons for the Orangeville Americans in the Greater Metro Junior A Hockey League and one season in the Jr. A II-divisioona.
Southwood is the third player to join the North Stars from the Ice Dogs this season after Robert Malloy and Mitch Bye moved across in December.