The 2020-21 BluescopeWIN Basketball squad was bursting with talent, leading to all four teams making the finals at Your Local Club Academy Games and the U14 Boys, U14 Girls and U16 Boys teams all coming home with silver medals.
Congratulations to Braydan Daly, the 2020-21 IAS BluescopeWIN Basketball Athlete Of The Year!
Braydan Daly’s leadership, commitment, sportsmanship and talent made him standout to both his coaches and peers over the past 12 months. Standing up as a natural leader on and off the court at the Your Local Club Academy Games, Braydan played an integral part in the U14 Boys silver medal.
With his Shoalhaven Tigers Under 14s team, he won the 2021 Southern Junior League Division 1 title and was named tournament Most Valuable Player.
Braydan continually impressed Head Coach, Tori Forrester, “Braydan continually comes to training with a smile on his face and ready to work. His work ethic and competitive nature have been a highlight of his development.”
The BluescopeWIN Basketball Athlete of the Year runner up was, Alina Pasakarnis. Alina has a natural athleticism and feel for the game, stepping up at Your Local Club Academy Games to become a strong, competitive and confident player in the U14 Girls team. Alina was selected into the Basketball NSW U13 Talented Athlete Program.
Congratulations to Braydan, Alina and the entire basketball squad and coaches on a standout 2021 season.