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With just over a week remaining in the 2012 season, the number of candidates remaining in the inaugural People’s Choice Award has been cut down to the final two.After weekly winners were chosen over the regular season, 15 men and 15 women were placed in separate seeded knockout tournaments at the start of the finals series. The finalists were pitted against one another in head-to-head voting polls over two days on Facebook.

Now, after three weeks of the knockout tournament, the People’s Choice Award has  reached the Grand Final stage. The Final of the men’s and women’s competition are as follows:
Women – Grand Final:
Kate Willey (Ballarat) vs Kristen Barnes (Kilsyth)
Men – Grand Final:
Auryn Macmillan (Kilsyth)
vs Tim Coenraad (Ballarat)
Polls for the grand finals will open on Facebook at 12pm Tuesday September 4th, and be open until 12pm Saturday, the 8th of September:

The winner of the People’s Choice Award will be announced at the SEABL Finals & MVP Dinner, also to be held on September the 8th. More details will follow early next week.