Boas goes up against 13 other nominees, which include his Kumuls teammates and former Hunters players, Justin Olam, who is the 2017 nominee for the Sunshine Coast Falcons, and Thompson Teteh for the Redcliffe Dolphins.
To learn more about the nominees and to submit your vote, visit this page on the QRL website: http://www.qrl.com.au/intrust-super-cup/xxxx-peoples-choice-award.html
The player with the most votes will be announced at the annual QRL Awards Dinner on August 30 at the Royal International Convention Centre, Brisbane.
Ever since entering the Intrust Super Cup competition in 2014, the Hunters have won the award three years in a row.
2014 – Willie Minoga
2015 – Wartovo Puara Jr
2016 – Justin Olam
XXXX People’s Choice Award – 2017 Nominees:
Burleigh Bears – Matt White
CQ Capras – Krys Freeman
Easts Tigers – Billy Walters
Ipswich Jets – Wes Conlon
Mackay Cutters – Andrew Davey
Northern Pride – Graham Clark
Norths Devils – Delouise Hoeter
PNG Hunters – Ase Boas
Redcliffe Dolphins – Thompson Teteh
Souths Logan Magpies – Jamayne Isaako
Sunshine Coast Falcons – Justin Olam
Townsville Blackhawks – Carlin Anderson
Tweed Heads Seagulls – Ben Nakubuwai
Wynnum Manly Seagulls – Peter Gubb