Recognising our junior sport stars

TENNIS: Elliza Dwyer loves tennis and joined because she wanted to learn how to play.

TENNIS: Elliza Dwyer loves tennis and joined because she wanted to learn how to play.

Elliza Dwyer, 6, St Mark's College: Elliza is a member of Trinity Tennis Club and only joined the sport this year. She loves tennis and joined because she wanted to learn how to play and it looked fun. Elliza's coach is Tricia Thoman and she has taught her how to become really good at serving. 

Favourites:

Food: Pizza

Drink: Milk

AFL: Crows

Music: Kid Cudi

Animal: Tiger

Tablet game: Minecraft

Movie: Jurassic World

SWIMMING: Swimmer Angus Thompson has been swimming for three seasons and was recently presented with green junior excellence.

SWIMMING: Swimmer Angus Thompson has been swimming for three seasons and was recently presented with green junior excellence.

Angus Thompson, 10, St Mark’s College: Angus’ swimming efforts were recently rewarded with a green junior excellence award, recognised by Swimming Australia, for achieving a best time for 50-metre freestyle. It is Angus’ third season of swimming and he is coached by Carly Mezzino. He is looking forward to swimming at a Port Augusta carnival this weekend.

Favourites

Food: Eggs

Drink: Water

Sportsperson: Eddie Betts

TV show: The Middle