Midfielder scores best and fairest

Brett Hodge was thrilled to receive the award.d409477
Brett Hodge was thrilled to receive the award.d409477

The Demons midfielder won comfortably with 131 votes.

Team captain Paul Bevan came second on 93 votes.

‘Winning the Butcher Medal was an absolute honour,’ Hodge said.

‘I was ecstatic when I was announced the winner and I still don’t think it has fully sunk in yet.’