News Archives
2018
Brendan Sexton wasn’t confident of getting a Hunter Academy of Sport scholarship when he was a late starter to triathlon at age 15. Hunter Region Sporting Hall of Fame 2018: Brendan Sexton Honoured to Join Academy Alumni 7th August 2018
Brendan Sexton wasn’t confident of getting a Hunter Academy of Sport scholarship when he was a late starter to triathlon at age 15. .
The first members of Team Lake Mac arrived home on Sunday following an unforgettable experience at the Jerusalem-held International Children’s Games that was both rich in culture and sporting competition. Team Lake Macquarie returns from the International Children’s Games at Jerusalem, Israel 7th August 2018
The first members of Team Lake Mac arrived home on Sunday following an unforgettable experience at the Jerusalem-held International Children’s Games that was both rich in culture and sporting competition..
An enthusiastic bus load of swimmers, track and field athletes and tennis players left the Lake Macquarie City Administration Building on Wednesday, 25th July, bound for the International Children’s Games (ICG) in Jerusalem. Team Lake Mac Set off for Jerusalem 25th July 2018
An enthusiastic bus load of swimmers, track and field athletes and tennis players left the Lake Macquarie City Administration Building on Wednesday, 25th July, bound for the International Children’s Games (ICG) in Jerusalem..
Hunter Academy take on Central Coast Academy in AFL Derby 10th July 2018
The Hunter Academy of Sport 101 Property Solutions AFLW squad took on Central Coast Academy of Sport in a match day derby with Hunter coming out the winners on the day.
Softball Squad face USA College Team 3rd July 2018
The Hunter Academy Softball Squad had the chance to compete in the 2018 Academy Challenge, where they had the opportunity to compete against USA College team. .
Surfers attend High Performance training day 26th June 2018
The Hunter Academy of Sport Surfing Squad had the chance to spend a training day down at Manly Surf School using the high performance facilities! .
Netball players bank monthly awards 19th June 2018
The Hunter Academy of Sport & Greater Bank partner to select one lucky netballer each month for the title of ‘Netballer of the Month’ to help athletes work towards both financial & sporting goals..
Eleven young athletes who will represent Lake Macquarie at the International Children’s Games in Jerusalem next month were guests of honour at a ceremony at Lake Macquarie City Council on Tuesday 12 June 2018. Team Lake Mac Set for Jerusalem 13th June 2018
Eleven young athletes who will represent Lake Macquarie at the International Children’s Games in Jerusalem next month were guests of honour at a ceremony at Lake Macquarie City Council on Tuesday 12 June 2018..
The 2018 Hunter Academy of Sport (HAS) tennis squad were lucky enough to be visited by some of greats of their sport earlier this month, attending the Northumberland Region Talent Camp in Gosford. Academy Tennis Players Attend Regional Talent Camp 8th June 2018
The 2018 Hunter Academy of Sport (HAS) tennis squad were lucky enough to be visited by some of greats of their sport earlier this month, attending the Northumberland Region Talent Camp in Gosford. .
Three Hunter Academy of Sport (HAS) golfers represented North at the inaugural North vs South Jack Newton Regional Academies of Sport golf tournament held at Riverside Oaks Golf Club in Cattai at the weekend. North and South to battle for Academy Cup 29th May 2018
Three Hunter Academy of Sport (HAS) golfers represented North at the inaugural North vs South Jack Newton Regional Academies of Sport golf tournament held at Riverside Oaks Golf Club in Cattai at the weekend..
The past few weeks at the Hunter Academy of Sport (HAS) have yet again been eventful, with big news on major selections in state representative teams. AFL and Hockey Athletes Selected in State Squads 22nd May 2018
The past few weeks at the Hunter Academy of Sport (HAS) have yet again been eventful, with big news on major selections in state representative teams..
The Hunter Academy of Sport had an impressive weekend of sport over the 27th-29th April, check out their results here! HAS Teams Shine at Academy Games 8th May 2018
The Hunter Academy of Sport had an impressive weekend of sport over the 27th-29th April, check out their results here!.
Softball and Basketball Representatives Gain Selection in State Squads 2nd May 2018
The Hunter Academy of Sport has had a big month of success with numerous athletes across their programs gaining selection in state and national representative teams for their respected sports. .
The Hunter Academy of Sport’s 2017/2018 Hockey Program has finished preparation for the upcoming Academy Games with an inter-academy camp held at Newcastle Hockey Centre over the weekend. Hockey Teams Prepare in Inter-Academy Camp with Northern Inland 27th March 2018
The Hunter Academy of Sport’s 2017/2018 Hockey Program has finished preparation for the upcoming Academy Games with an inter-academy camp held at Newcastle Hockey Centre over the weekend..
The Hunter Academy of Sport have confirmed a partnership with one of Newcastle largest gymnasiums and kicked off their Harness Racing program with off field education sessions. Athletes Learn Important Off-Field Skills 20th March 2018
The Hunter Academy of Sport have confirmed a partnership with one of Newcastle largest gymnasiums and kicked off their Harness Racing program with off field education sessions. .
The International Children's Games is the biggest youth multi-sport event in the world and is sanctioned by the International Olympic Committee. Lake Macquarie has been a regular participant in the annual Games since 2008 and in 2014 became the first Australian city to host the event. Team Lake Mac Named for International Children’s Games 15th March 2018
The International Children's Games is the biggest youth multi-sport event in the world and is sanctioned by the International Olympic Committee. Lake Macquarie has been a regular participant in the annual Games since 2008 and in 2014 became the first Australian city to host the event..
2017
Young athletes from across the state will undergo an intensive education program covering everything from the dangers of drugs in sport to financial literacy, thanks to a new scheme funded by the NSW registered club industry to be distributed by the Regional Academies of Sport (RASi). Statewide Athlete Education Program Launch 13th November 2017
Young athletes from across the state will undergo an intensive education program covering everything from the dangers of drugs in sport to financial literacy, thanks to a new scheme funded by the NSW registered club industry to be distributed by the Regional Academies of Sport (RASi). .
The Hunter Academy of Sport held their Spring Orientation Day on Saturday, October 14th at The University of Newcastle. Spring Orientation Day 25th October 2017
The Hunter Academy of Sport held their Spring Orientation Day on Saturday, October 14th at The University of Newcastle. .
On Tuesday 19 September, two HAS athletes made their way to NSW Parliament House for a leadership forum followed by a Parliamentary Reception. Parliamentary Function 19th September 2017
On Tuesday 19 September, two HAS athletes made their way to NSW Parliament House for a leadership forum followed by a Parliamentary Reception..
The 2017 Hunter Academy of Sport Award's Day was held on Sunday, 17th of September at Doyalson RSL. Click here to see the winners. Award's Day 17th September 2017
The 2017 Hunter Academy of Sport Award's Day was held on Sunday, 17th of September at Doyalson RSL. Click here to see the winners. .
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The 26th Hunter Region Sporting Hall of Fame inducted nine Hunter athletes on Thursday the 10th of August at the Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club in Wickham. 

The Hunter Region Sporting Hall of Fame is made up of over 350 top athletes who have represented Australia or competed in an international tournament and were born and/or played in the Hunter region at the junior or senior level. 
2017 Hunter Region Sporting Hall of Fame 11th August 2017
The 26th Hunter Region Sporting Hall of Fame inducted nine Hunter athletes on Thursday the 10th of August at the Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club in Wickham. The Hunter Region Sporting Hall of Fame is made up of over 350 top athletes who have represented Australia or competed in an international tournament and were born and/or played in the Hunter region at the junior or senior level. .
Australian Invitational Youth Games to Hit the Hunter 7th July 2017
Beginning on Saturday, 8th July, over 1000 elite junior athletes and over 3000 spectators will head to the Hunter region to compete across 5 sports in the annual Australian Invitational Youth Games. .
ClubsNSW Academy Games 2017 Results 11th April 2017
Hunter Academy of Sport sent over 100 athletes to compete in the ClubsNSW 2017 Academy Games in the Central Coast from April 7th-9th, 2017. .
The Hunter Academy of Sport  achieved  a ‘Summer of Success’ across all of their 19 sports. 

Ranging from rugby 7s to ten pin bowling, the region’s young rising superstars excelled not just in the Hunter region, but nationwide, with results showcasing the pure talent of the athletes within the academy. Sizzling Summer for Region's Stars 11th March 2017
The Hunter Academy of Sport achieved a ‘Summer of Success’ across all of their 19 sports. Ranging from rugby 7s to ten pin bowling, the region’s young rising superstars excelled not just in the Hunter region, but nationwide, with results showcasing the pure talent of the athletes within the academy. .
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