05 Jul AEROBICS WINNER MONTHLY SPORTS STAR NOMINEE – JUNE
Holy Trinity Lutheran aerobics athlete Jayah Meadows is the June nominee for the sports star of the year awards.
Meadows won her nomination after winning a gold medal at the Victorian state championships in the stage three primary singles division.
Meadows win qualified her for the Schoolaerobics National Championships to be held on the Gold Coast next month.
This will be Meadows second time at the Nationals after competing with her school team last year.
This time she will be competing as an individual, something her coach Amanda Wik, school and family are all extremely proud of.
As the monthly winner Meadows will receive a $50 gift card from The Athlete’s Foot.
Meadows joins triathletes Kelly Miller and Ella Walsgott and tennis player Jess McDonald as the nominees for this year’s awards. All nominees are in line to collect the Horsham Sports and Community Club Title of Wimmera Sports Star of the Year as well as the $1,000 Sports Star scholarship, at a gala dinner on February 14 next year and follow in the footsteps of previous winners including Sophie Martin, Maggie Caris, Jesse Iese, Darcy Tucker, Jannik Blair, Ken Bald, Alethea Sedgman and Mark O’Brien.
Nominations for the Horsham Sports and Community Club Sports Star of the Year Award close the last day of each month and can be made online at the WRSA website www.wrsa.org.au.
If you know of someone who is doing well at their sport and deserves some recognition, why not nominate them in the Sports Star of the Month. All nominees in the monthly award will be presented with specially made sports star certificates and the monthly winner receives a free ticket to the annual presentation and a specially struck medallion from Wimmera Trophies and Gifts.
FROM DAVID BERRY,
WIMMERA REGIONAL SPORTS ASSEMBLY
5382 4599, 0487 824599