The Houston Dynamo held a year-end celebration on Tuesday night at Hotel Zaza where they announced their 2012 team awards.
The event, Dynamo Celebration 2012: A Year to Remember, was presented by the Halliburton Charitable Foundation. Players, coaches, front office staff, fans, and sponsors attended a cocktail reception followed by a lively awards ceremony where the club’s achievements over the past year were honored as well as organizational, team, and individual achievements, both on and off the field.
Ironman of the Year: Tally Hall (most minutes played)
Young Player of the Year (must be under 23): Will Bruin
Newcomer of the Year: Boniek Garcia MLS W.O.R.K.S. Humanitarian of the Year: Will Bruin (for his work on the Bald is Beautiful campaign)
Defender of the Year: Bobby Boswell (third time in five seasons)
Players' Player of the Year (voted on by the team): Boniek Garcia
Budweiser Golden Boot (most goals): Will Bruin (had 16 total between regular season and playoffs)
Play of the Year: Adam Moffat’s goal vs. Sporting Kansas City on Nov. 4
Most Valuable Player: Brad Davis (4th straight year)
Game of the Year: Nov. 11, Dynamo 3, D.C. United 1, Eastern Conference Championship, Leg 1
Dynamo Academy Player of the Year: Carlos Ibarra
Dynamo Academy Players’ Player of the Year: Jose Rodriguez
Fan of the Year: Donald Lee
Team Spirit Award: Corrie Shamblin (Dynamo Girls)
Foreover Orange Award: James Rodriguez (outstanding outside contributor)
Check out photos from the Dynamo Celebration 2012: A Year to Remember.