A trio of young Territory athletes who have each demonstrated determination in the face of adversity have been recognised in the Northern Territory Institute of Sport’s Carbine Club Personal Excellence Awards for 2015.
Three NTIS Hockey athletes have played together, for the first time in an international Test match, against India.
Goals from youngsters Jeremy Hayward and Matthew Dawson earned the Kookaburras their maiden World League Men's Hockey crown with a 2-1 win over Belgium in Raipur, India.
Former NTIS Cricket athlete Kane Richardson won man-of-the-match honours, in last night's one day international win against India, in Canberra.
NTIS Hockey athlete Brooke Peris scored the first goal for Australia in their 3-1 win against Germany.