"Matthew Xerri has won the Young Sportsman of the Year 2015, in the annual Awards Ceremony held by the Gozo Sports Board on the 30th April 2016. This is the second year running that an Otters Player has won this Award, last year it was Christian Theuma. The photo shows Matthew with his parents Michelle and Raymond. During this event young Gozitan swimmer, Maria Pia Saliba was given a special award for her astonishing achievement in the Special Olympics held in Cyprus earlier in April. Maria Pia won three medals, a gold in the 50 X 4 individual medley, a silver medal in the 25 m butterfly and a bronze medal in the 50 m backstroke. Maria Pia Saliba is a product of the Otters Swimming School".

“Matthew Xerri has won the Young Sportsman of the Year 2015, in the annual
Awards Ceremony held by the Gozo Sports Board on the 30th April 2016. This
is the second year running that an Otters Player has won this Award, last
year it was Christian Theuma. The photo shows Matthew with his parents
Michelle and Raymond.  During this event young Gozitan swimmer, Maria Pia Saliba was given a special award for her astonishing achievement in the Special Olympics held in Cyprus earlier in April. Maria Pia won three medals, a gold in the 50 X 4
individual medley, a silver medal in the 25 m butterfly and a bronze medal
in the 50 m backstroke. Maria Pia Saliba is a product of the Otters Swimming
School.”