Congratulations to the 2022/23 Hockey Athlete of the Year, TESSA BODY!
Tessa has had some remarkable achievements this year, reflecting her commitment to the sport and to the IAS.
In 2023, Tessa was selected in the NSW U15 Indoor Hockey Team, finishing 3rd at Nationals. Tessa also gained selection in the NSWCCC U16 outdoor team, which was a remarkable achievement. She was also part of the winning team at the 2023 Your Local Academy Games.
Not only does Tessa perform at a high level on the field, but she is also dedicated to giving back to her community. Tessa is heavily involved in the local Hockey community, regularly umpiring, and coaching for several teams, as well as assisting training younger players.
Tessa’s dedication to Hockey makes her a great role model amongst her teammates. Her positive approach to all things and resilience amongst challenges make her a remarkable athlete as well as an inspiring individual.
Coach Alex Mackay said “Tessa’s continual drive to improve and develop herself as a holistic athlete, makes her really stand out from her teammates.”
Congratulations Tessa, we look forward to your future in Hockey!