Panthers forward Bryce Cartwright describes the special emotions of winning the John Farragher Award for Courage and Determination.

Having bounced back from a career-threatening ankle injury, Cartwright enjoyed a breakthrough season earning many admirers with his running game and signature offloads, where he led the competition with 57 this season.

His standout performance against South Sydney in Round 17 at Pepper Stadium was the highlight of his season as he played the full 80 minutes, running for 227 metres from 23 runs, four offloads and 29 tackles.

Offloads – 57 (first in the NRL)

Tackles – average 22 per game

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