Awards

2014 UniSA Sport Awards

The UniSA Sport Awards are held annually to celebrate and recognise the achievements of UniSA students and community members who represent UniSA or volunteer within one of the many sport and recreation settings including clubs, representative, community and campus events throughout the year.

There are six formal awards presented annually which provide a chance to recognise outstanding individual and team achievements. In addition to these six awards, in 2016 four inaugural awards were presented; Blues, Half Blues, Club Colours and the Georgie Rowe Outstanding Achievement Award.

Please see a list of previous award winners below along with a description about each award and the nomination process.

Year Club Administrator Volunteer Male Athlete Female Athlete Team Club Blues Half Blues Club Colours Georgie Rowe Outstanding Achievement Award
2013 N/A Bianca King (UniSA Basketball)
Mohammad Reza Hassani 
(Taekwondo)
Simone Schubert   
(Volleyball)
UniSA AUG 2013
Men's Indoor Volleyball Team
UniSA Rock Climbing Club N/A N/A N/A N/A
2014 Adam Bartrop
(UniSA Hockey Club)
Marie-Elaina Bakas (UniSA Volleyball Club) Elliot King
(Volleyball)
Annabel Gibson
(Rowing)
UniSA AUG 2014
Men's Indoor Volleyball Team
UniSA Basketball Club N/A N/A N/A N/A
2015 Bastian Stoehr
(UniSA Badminton Club)
Harriet Berman
(UniSA Volleyball Club)
Inno Bigga
(UniSA Football Club)
Elliot King
(Volleyball)
Georgina Rowe
(Volleyball)
UniSA SUG/AUG 2015
Women's Volleyball Team
UniSA Hockey Club N/A N/A N/A N/A
2016 Angelique Gouvielos (UniSA Women's Football Club) Jade Tremaine (UniSA Ultimate Club) Nathan Bowden (Rowing) Madeleine Steele (Cycling) UniSA AUG 2016 Men's Tennis Team UniSA Rock Climbing Club - Annabel Gibson (Rowing)
- Isabella Rositano (Canoeing)
- Nathan Bowden (Rowing)
- Madeleine Steele (Cycling)
- Olivia Parker (Lacrosse)
 
Sean Davis (Ultimate) - Inno Muluji (UniSA Football Club)
- Angelique Gouvielos (UniSA Women's Football Club)
- Douglas Howard (UniSA Tennis Club
- Adam Bartrop (UniSA Hockey Club)
- Annabel Kitto (UniSA Athletics Club)
Madeleine Steele



Club Administrator of the Year
The UniSA Club Administrator of the Year award recognises an individual who has demonstrated high levels of commitment and achievement to a UniSA sporting club through their active involvement on a UniSA sporting club committee in an academic year.

Volunteer of the Year
The UniSA Sport Volunteer of the Year recognises an individual who has shown outstanding levels of commitment in a volunteering capacity to either a UniSA sport club, Team Manager/non-playing official role with the Australian University Games, or any other role within UniSA Sport deemed worthy of Volunteer of the Year.

Male Athlete of the Year
The UniSA Sport Male Athlete of the Year award recognises an individual who has shown high levels of achievement in their sporting field in either a UniSA sporting club or Australian University Sport sanctioned event such as the Australian University Games/Championships or World University Games/Championship events.

Female Athlete of the Year
The UniSA Sport Male Athlete of the Year award recognises an individual who has shown high levels of achievement in their sporting field in either a UniSA sporting club or Australian University Sport sanctioned event such as the Australian University Games/Championships or World University Games/Championship events.

Team of the Year
The UniSA Sport Team of the Year recognises high levels of achievement by a single UniSA sporting team, either in a community sports association (as part of a UniSA sporting club) or at an Australian University Sport representative event, such as the Australian University Games.

Club of the Year
The UniSA Club of the Year recognises the attainment of high standards in sports administration and engagement with the UniSA community through regulary participation opportunities by a UniSA Sport affiliated club in an academic year.

Blues
The highest sporting accolade for current students at the University of South Australia awarded to those who have achieved outstanding sporting success while enrolled at the University, typically through representing Australia at an international level while also contributing to University sport as a participant and/or volunteer.

Half Blues
Awarded to current UniSA students who have achieved outstanding sporting success at a state or national university representative level while also contributing to University sport.

Club Colours
Awarded to current UniSA students, alumni, staff and community members who have made a significant contribution to the development of University sport at UniSA over an extended period of time in a volunteer capacity.

The Georgie Rowe Outstanding Achievement Award
Recognises both the achievements and attributes displayed by Georgina Rowe when representing the University of South Australia, UniSA Sport, South Australia and Australia. This will be awarded to an individual who has demonstrated a positive contribution to sport and UniSA as a player, coach or volunteer.

Nomination Process
Nominations for each of the awards open in October and require the nominee to complete a nomination form via the UniSA Sport website. Each award requires a separate nomination form to be completed. An individual may make up to two nominations per award. Each nomination requires evidence and reasoning behind the nomination. The winners will be selected by a panel of judges who will select the winners based on the nomination forms received.