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Academy netballers set bar a little higher for next crop

Academy netballers set bar a little higher for next crop

The bar has been set a little higher for the next intake of young netballers at South West Sydney Academy of Sport. The impressive individual and team performances at the 2019 Academy Challenge in Orange last week also meant a successful season finish for the current crop of SWSAS netballers. Erin Bloor was named MVP (Most Valuable Player) in the Division 1 competition of the challenge. The Division 1 competition is the highest level of netball played by this U16 age group and features numerous players that are already playing Premier League and Metro League netball. Bloor, who initially missed… Read more »

Ginger finishes on a high, but knows there’s still plenty of work to do

Ginger finishes on a high, but knows there’s still plenty of work to do

Ginger Kennett on her way to victory at Scone. Pictures by SAMUEL NOAKES Rising local equestrian vaulting star Ginger Kennett has finished the year on a high after a big win at the Australian national championships. But the young champion from Picton, who took out the CVI junior 2 star event in Scone with her horse Don Don, doesn’t plan to rest on her laurels. The 16 year old says that while she has made great strides in 2019, she still has a lot of improvement in her and plans to continue putting in the hard work required. “Seeing the… Read more »

East Campbelltown Eagles young guns have a year to remember

East Campbelltown Eagles young guns have a year to remember

Winning seems to come naturally for these rugby league young guns, the East Campbelltown Eagles under nine division one side. The team, which includes one girl, will forever remember 2019 as the year they swept all before them. In June they emerged triumphant in the Paea Cup at Minto, followed it up with the Under 9 Division 1 Wests Tigers Macarthur minor premiership and premiership titles, and then headed to Emu Plains where they promptly won the Pesle Dicker Shield in mid September. That’s four titles in their very first year of competition together, a pretty good return in anybody’s… Read more »

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Academy netballers set bar a little higher for next crop

The bar has been set a little higher for the next intake of young netballers at South West Sydney Academy of Sport. The impressive individual and team performances at the 2019 Academy Challenge in Orange last week also meant a successful season finish for the current crop of SWSAS netballers.Read more »

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East Campbelltown Eagles young guns have a year to remember

Winning seems to come naturally for these rugby league young guns, the East Campbelltown Eagles under nine division one side. The team, which includes one girl, will forever remember 2019 as the year they swept all before them. In June they emerged triumphant in the Paea Cup at Minto, followedRead more »

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