2021 Awards Night

Tuesday November 30

image of Club of the year - women's volleyball team

Congratulations to all of the 2021 UniSA Sport Awards nominees, finalists and winners! 

Female Athlete of the Year 
Katarina Kowplos - Target Rifle Shooting - WINNER
Caitlin Adams - Athletics - FINALIST
Lauren Perry - Track Cycling - FINALIST
Caitlin Ward - Track Cycling - FINALIST 
Claire Arthur - Trampolining - FINALIST
Lillee Wakefield - Athletics & Judo
Amy Feldman - Irish Dancing 

Male Athlete of the Year 
Alex Porter - Track Cycling - WINNER
Isaac Heyne - Athletics - FINALIST
Luke Bate - Triathlon - FINALIST
Toshiharu Nakao - Judo - FINALIST
Cooper Sayers - Cycling

Most Outstanding Athlete with a Disability 
Jessie Smith - Equestrian - WINNER
Lillee Wakefield - Athletics & Judo - FINALIST 

Club Administrator of the Year 
Adam Bartrop - UniSA Hockey Club - WINNER
Dougy Howard - UniSA Tennis Club - FINALIST
Jordie Parker - UniSA Swimming Club - FINALIST
Patrick Schultz - UniSA Athletics Club - FINALIST
Andrew Truong - UniSA Swimming Club
Zeeshan Patoli - UniSA Squash Club
Rebecca Smith - UniSA Esports Club 

Volunteer of the Year 
Andrew Truong - UniSA Swimming Club - WINNER
Hayami Aboutaleb - UniSA Iaijutsu & Kendo Club - FINALIST
Patrick Schultz - UniSA Athletics Club - FINALIST
Souk Douangphoumy - UniSA Men's Football Club - FINALIST 
Jordie Parker - UniSA Swimming Club
Sudakar R - UniSA Rock Climbing Club

Team of the Year 
UniSA Men's Football Club Collegiate Team - WINNER 
UniSA Masters Swimming Team - FINALIST
UniSA Esports Rocket League Team - FINALIST
UniSA Judo Club Team 
UniSA Cheer & Dance Team 
UniSA Women's Football Club Team 

Club of the Year 
UniSA Swimming Club - WINNER
UniSA Athletics Club - FINALIST
UniSA Judo Club - FINALIST
UniSA Tennis Club - FINALIST
UniSA Esports Club - FINALIST 
UniSA Netball Club
UniSA Rock Climbing Club

Georgie Rowe Outstanding Achievement Award 
Alex Porter - Cycling - WINNER
Lillee Wakefield - Athletics & Judo - FINALIST
Dougy Howard - Tennis & Netball - FINALIST
Adam Bartrop - Hockey - FINALIST 
Arnold Opindi - Basketball

Club Colours Award recipients
Carmel Sutcliffe - UniSA Kung Fu Club
Sasha Visari - UniSA Kung Fu Club
Katherine Simmons - UniSA Women's Soccer Club
Emma Jager - UniSA Ultimate Club
Alexander Snow - UniSA Ultimate Club
Danielle Munn - UniSA Volleyball Club
Amy Holman - UniSA Hockey Club
Jordie Parker - UniSA Swimming Club
Binh Tran - UniSA Shodokan Aikido Club
Tom Bereny - UniSA Shodokan Aikido Club
Lian Tran - UniSA Shodokan Aikido Club
Ishika Mahajan - UniSA Tennis Club
Zeeshan Patoli - UniSA Squash Club

Half Blues Award recipients
Emilaya Ellis - Athletics 
Toshiharu Nakao - Judo 

Blues Award
Unfortunately due to the cancellation of many international and national sporting competitions as a result of COVID-19 restrictions, there were no opportunities for UniSA students to meet the criteria for a Blues Award in 2021.

2020 UniSport Australia Award recipients (announced in May 2021)
2020 Female Athlete of the Year - Caitlin Adams (Athletics)
2020 Most Outstanding Contribution by a Student Volunteer - Dougy Howard (UniSA Tennis Club President)
2020 Team of the Year - UniSA Men's Cycling Team

VC Cup Winner
UniSA Allied Health & Human Performance (AHHP)

Submit your nomination for the Georgie Rowe Outstanding Achievement Award HERE 

This award is to recognise both the achievements and attributes displayed by Georgina Rowe when representing the University of South Australia, UniSA Sport, South Australia and Australia. It will be awarded to an individual who has demonstrated a significant and positive contribution to sport and UniSA as a player, coach or volunteer. This may include:
• being a regular member/player within a UniSA Sport club
• representing the University at a UniSport Nationals Div 1 or Div 2 or Championship event
• contributing in a volunteer role whether as a coach, team manager or committee member to a club, representative team or UniSA Sport event/program

The winner of the award will not be precluded from winning any other individual UniSA Sport Award


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