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Great article in Mildura Weekly on our two 2018 Netball Program athletes Mia Hollingworth and Abbey Clifford! The two girls were successful in trialing as athletes in the 2019 Northern Zone Talent program. This talent program is the next link in the Netball Victoria/Australia talent pathway – giving Mia and Abbey the opportunity to play and train in front of state selectors and coaches!
Well done and good luck Mia and Abbe
Sunraysia Academy of Sport¬† (SAS) is looking for new people willing to give up some of their time to help the junior athletes of Sunraysia to reach their potential.
SAS is an autonomous not for profit organisation that is governed by a Board of Management. The board plays an important role in an organisations‚Äô success. We are looking for board members who possess skills in the areas of accounting/finances, governance etc as the aim is to have a board which has a wide range of knowledge and skills to tackle all of a board‚Äôs responsibility effectively.
Key qualities of a good SAS¬† board member could be summarized as:
- Passion and deep interest in the mission ‚ÄúTo maintain a Regional Academy of Sport that supports the pursuit of athletic potential by talented young sportspeople
- The ability to see the big picture and the courage to set direction to achieve the SAS mission
- The integrity to serve the interests and pursue the goals of SAS, as well as the interests of the SAS athletes and the¬†public
- Knowledge of the SAS constituents, operations and organizational and managerial acumen
- Dedication and commitment to fulfilling the SAS goals
- Possess a sincere and respectful attitude toward colleagues and their views
- The ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality of board discussions and speak with one voice when representing SAS to the community
For more information about SAS please check out our ‘ABOUT US’ tab on this website.
If you are interested in joining the SAS Board please contact the office on 5021 3464 or phone Susan on 0410 557 485.
SAS would like to congratulate 2017 Clay Target Shooting program athlete Nathan Argiro for his great performance, in July to claim an individual junior world title and finish third in the Open section at the Universal Trench World Cup held in Sarlospuszta, Hungary. Nathan will now switch his training to get ready for an Olympic Trap event at the ISSF World Championships in Changwon South Korea, next month. (Photo Courtesy of Sunraysia Daily Saturday 11th August 2018)
|Outstanding Achievement||Lachlan Robertson|
|Academy Award||Rinaldo Pender|
|Contribution Award||Chris Van Dijk|
|Outstanding Achievement||Nathan Argiro|
|Academy Award||Luke Argiro|
|Contribution Award||Beth Hayden|
|Outstanding Achievement||Toby Jessup|
|Academy Award||Ethan Maiorana|
|Contribution Award||Michael Fotia|
|Greg Rhodes-Outstanding Achievement||Tarsha Hawley|
|Ken Harrison-Academy Award||Sophie Crouch|
|Ken Cameron-Contribution Award||Garth & Sally Doherty|
|Clinton Snell-Outstanding Achievement||Elise Morrison|
|Rohan Gregg-Academy Award||Jake Barker|
|Merle Watson-Contribution Award||None|
|Alison Styles-Outstanding Achievement||None|
|Tanya McInerney-Academy Award||Kade Zrna|
|Steve Benson-Contribution Award||Baden Kalms|
|Outstanding Achievement||Jayden Hunt|
|Academy Award||Matthew Thomas|
|Matthew Knights-Outstanding Achievement||Nathan Argiro|
|Jamie Siddons-Academy Award||Sophie Crouch|
|Allan Hassell-Contribution Award||Garth and Salli Doherty|
|Strength & Conditioning Mildura||Sophie Crouch|
|Strength & Conditioning Swan Hill||Matt Thomas|
Congratulations to SAS Tennis athlete and rising star Laicy ¬≠Rogerson who will follow her tennis dreams all the way to the United States this year.
Rogerson, was awarded the annual Phil Lancaster Tennis Scholarship after a two-day selection process at Mildura Lawn ¬≠Tennis Club over the weekend.
The scholarship offers an ¬≠expenses-paid trip to the US, where the recipient stays with the Lancaster family while experiencing professional coaching and ¬≠tennis opportunities in the US ¬≠college system