Sports Star of the Year Categories

Sports Star of the Year Award

Sponsor: Horsham Sports & Community Club


Administrator / Official of the Year

Sponsor: Wimmera Design & Print


Team of the Year

Sponsor: Leading Edge Computers


Coach of the Year

Sponsor: Wilson Bolton & Co


Club of the Year

Sponsor: Wimmera Trophies and Gifts


‘Unsung Hero’ of the Year

Sponsor: Bentley Group


Junior Athlete of the Year (Under 15)

Sponsor: Skill Invest


Koori Sports Star of the Year

Sponsor: Goolum Goolum


Sportsmanship Award

Sponsor: 3WM / Tom Gawith

About:  This award goes to a player that shows respect for competitors, officials, spectators and administrators, gives 100% whether winning or losing and is a disciplined team member.

School of the Year

Sponsor: Wimmera Eye Care


Sports Star of the Year for Special Needs Athletes

Sponsor: Access For All Abilities


Women in Sport Award

Sponsor: Wimmera Mail-Times

About: This award is presented to a female over 18 that fosters, encourages and nurtures female participation. The winner leads by example and displays respect for all involved in making sport great.

Veteran of the Year

Sponsor: Tylers Hardware & Rural Supplies


Grass Roots Award by a former Wimmera Athlete

Sponsor: Wimmera Regional Sports Assembly

About: This award has been instituted to recognise those athletes who started their sporting careers in the Wimmera, but had to move away from home to pursue their dreams, either for school, uni or professional reasons.