The March Junior Gippstar Award Winner was Jake Perrett of Lakes Entrance for his sport of Track and Field. Jake competed State Little Athletics Championships in Melbourne, competing for the Bairnsdale Little Athletics Club in the 9-12 year old Boys Multiclass section. He won gold in the 200m, silver in 100m and long jump, and bronze in shotput. Jake also won gold in the 200m event at the Pacific School Games in Adelaide, competing for TEAM VIC Track and Field in the 12yo Multiclass section. He also walked away with a bronze in 100m and long jump, as well as breaking 2 Pacific School Games records in 100m and 200m in T/F 46 Category. On top of his Track and Field success, Jake has qualified for the SSV State Swimming Championships, which were held in April. Well done Jake!
Andrew Brady of Glengarry is the March Open winner of the Gippstar Award for his achievements in Clay Target Shooting. Andrew competed at the World Trap Shooting Championships in NSW, shooting 300/300 targets and scored 895/900 points. With over 800 competitors, Andrew tied for first place, and after a shoot off was held, Andrew finished with the Silver Medal. A fantastic achievement Andrew!