This award was first introduced in 2011 and is now the most prestigious individual award that IGSSA offer.
The award goes to an individual athlete who has achieved outstanding results in respect to their performances at an international, national and/or state level in the last 12 months giving examples of the steps taken to improve performance.
Each IGSSA School nominate 1 athlete at the end of September each year. All Schools, and the IGSSA Executive Officer, then vote for the winner from the list of 10 nominees.
Consideration will be given to the following:
ELIGIBILITY/CRITERIA that schools use when nominating:
2020 Jessie Keech – Concordia – Softball/AFL
2019 Gabi Vidmar – Immanuel – Basketball
2018 Georgie Horjus – Immanuel – Netball
2017 Sarah Eckel – Immanuel – Athletics
2016 Hannah Lehmann – Wilderness – Basketball
2015 Hannah Petty – Immanuel – Netball
2014 Emily Burgess – Immanuel – Netball
2013 Steph Trzcinski – St Peters Girls – Softball
2012 Emma Checker – Immanuel – Soccer
2011 Margaret Gayen – St Peters Girls – Athletics