Lachlan Cooper has been awarded the Kempsey Macleay RSL Club’s Sportsperson of the Month for his sporting achievements in September.
The 17-year-old represented Kempsey High School at the Combined High Schools competition and finished in third place for a bronze medal.
Cooper competes in tournaments across the state and recently represented Zone 14 in 7-a-side at Dubbo.
The Kempsey Macleay RSL presented Lachlan with a trophy and a $100 gift voucher to spend at their restaurant.
To be considered for the award, simply provide information on the individual’s achievement and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org
A sportsperson of the year will be decided upon in January 2018 with an additional voucher of $500 for the restaurant awarded to the winner.
A panel of judges from the Macleay Argus will determine the monthly and year winners.
Nominations need to be submitted by the first day of the following month.