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Chris Pennell nominated for Aviva Premiership Player of Season

May 14th, 2014

Chris Pennell OSH former Head of School and Worcester Warriors full-back, has been nominated for the Aviva Premiership Player of the Season.

Chris has been a stand-out performer at Worcester Warriors this season, where he has played every minute of every Aviva Premiership game. He was given the role of vice-captain at the start of the season and has signed a new three-year contract in December to pledge his future to Worcester Warriors.

Players of five different nationalities, from six different clubs make up the six-man shortlist, including one from the England squad that finished second in the recent RBS 6 Nations.  The winner will be announced at the Aviva Premiership Rugby Awards on 15 May 2014.

“It is no surprise that Chris has been nominated after such an outstanding individual season in what was a challenging year for Worcester Warriors,” said Headmaster Peter Jones, “He continues to display all the outstanding attributes he had as a highly successful Head of School and 1st XV Captain at OSH. He thoroughly deserves recognition and remains a great role model to young people.”

Good luck Chris.