NewsLocal has been on the lookout for kids who love their sport, great teams and awesome coaches and Bankstown Sports is proud of the talent recognised within our sports network.
As the campaign draws to a close for another year, we are pleased to confirm we have had four individuals and two teams nominated for their hard work and dedication.
Junior Sports Stars
Nominees in this category must be competing at state level or above. This is awarded to athletes aged 18 years or under, who demonstrate the greatest achievement, dedication, fairness and sportsmanship.
Angelina Genford –Bankstown Sports Cricket Club
Brad Simpson - Bankstown Sports Cricket Club
Chris Alaelua - Bankstown Sports Little Athletics Club
Daniel Samuel- Bankstown Sports Cycling Club
Team of Excellence
This is awarded to a team competing at any time in the sporting period in an 18 years or under age group, which is judged to have exhibited the greatest achievement, dedication, fairness and sportsmanship.
Punchbowl Volleyball Team
Punchbowl Pioneers Basketball Team
All nominees will be subject to a NewsLocal judging panel from Friday 31 August. Selected finalists will attend the NewsLocal Sports Stars event at Bankstown Sports on Wednesday 23 October in The Grand Ballroom where the winners will be announced.
Bankstown Sports wishes all nominees the very best of luck in their categories.