U/20 Player Madison Hilton and operations manager Donna Judge recognised for their excellence within the Central Coast Academy of Sport
THE VIATEK Central Coast Academy of Sport Awards Night was an outstanding event, punctuated by the athletes and coaches that recieved awards for their efforts and success over the past 12 months.
Events Manager at the Central Coast Academy of Sport Emily Burgess-Moore said of the event; “Our athlete’s have all given it their best over the last twelve months and we always look forward to our Awards Night to recognise what they have achieved. To those athletes leaving us to continue on your sporting pathway, we wish you all the best and to the coaches and managers we look forward to working with you again over another exciting year ahead. ”
Female Athlete of the Year: Madison Hilton (Netball) Madison has had a tremendous year seeing her named as the CCAS Division One Captain at both the ClubsNSW Academy Games and the Hunter Festival of Sport Games held in Maitland in July. Madison’s year was topped off by being selected into the inaugural Central Coast Heart U20’s Premier League Netball Squad and also making it to the final selection phase for the 2015 NSW 17/U team, continuing on the pathway to competing at the highest level of Netball.
The Ray Sandell Dedication to Sporting Excellence: Donna Judge (Netball) Donna has been involved with the CCAS netball program as the team manager for multiple years. In this time she has done a great deal of work behind the scenes doing everything from helping organise the girls at every training session and sorting out uniforms. Donna has also been the go to person on many squad tours and interacademy days. Not only does Donna so generously give her time to the CCAS Netball squad, she has also been involved in numerous other netball roles on the Central Coast including being part of the Central Coast Heart committee which will play a crucial role in the pathway for Netball on the Central Coast.
“The greatest highlight and the main reason that we are here is to thank our scholarship athletes for their efforts over the course of their respective sports programs. All our athletes continue to represent the Academy and the Central Coast region with distinction and for this, on behalf of the Board and staff, we say a very big thank you to each and every one of you.”