KARRATHA’S BEST AT SPORTS AWARDS
An exclusive crowd gathered to celebrate sporting achievements at the 2016 City of Karratha Community Sports Awards presentation held at the Karratha Leisureplex on Friday night.
Guest speaker, Australian basketball great Michele Timms and City of Karratha club development officer and event MC Natalie May started with an entertaining question and answer segment that touched on the basketballer’s funniest and most challenging times in the sport.
Eight category prizes and two long-service awards were given out over the course of the night, with the main award for best sporting group going to Nickol Bay Hockey Association.
Tim Fowler, Dean Lombardo, Dave White, Karen Lombardo and Kylie White.
Wayne, Rosalyn and Leyla Sharpe, 15, and Taylor Sparks, 16.
Geoff Harris, Natalie May, Bev Menezes, Rebecca Steinki and Phillip Trestrail.
Rio Tinto’s Lisa Taylor joins Matt and Terese Bushby to congratulate their daughter, softballer Georgina, 17, on winning junior sportswoman of the year award. She’s holds the shield here, with sportswoman Michele Timms.
Janet Nicholson, Elysia Canning and Morgan Mair.
Guest speaker and Australian basketball player and coach Michele Timms, with MC Natalie May.