Athletes earn honours at NIAS presentation

The Northern Inland Academy of Sport’s year has wrapped up with a host of Armidale athletes receiving awards at their annual awards night. 

Amelia Mazzei was one of the big winners on the night, picking up the Chairman’s award for her efforts on the athletics track. Fellow runner Stuart Geddes won the Lonestar Athlete of the year. 

TOP EFFORT: Para athlete Milly Mazzei is presented the Chairman's Award by Di Gray at the NIAS presentation ceremony on Saturday night in Tamworth.

TOP EFFORT: Para athlete Milly Mazzei is presented the Chairman's Award by Di Gray at the NIAS presentation ceremony on Saturday night in Tamworth.

New England Nomads Morgan Dunn and Dylan Moore won awards in the AFL category. 

Max Model took out an honour in the boys’ soccer. 

Meg Lye won hockey athlete of the year and the coaches award while Alison Chapman won most improved and Sam Wright earned the male coaches award. Rocky River’s Toby Cooper won the golfing coaches award.