Athletes from across North Queensland were recognised for their excellence on Saturday in Ingham.
The NQ SportStar Awards were announced with one Cloncurry recipient returning home with success.
Brandee Ferguson was awarded runner up in the Junior Sportstar category for her excellence in rodeo. She placed in a tough field of athletes with Kiera Wiseman from the Burdekin taking the win for water skiing.
Athlete with a disability category was won by Chelseann Osborne for Sailing - Townsville and runner up was Joel Mundie for Swimming - Cairns.
Senior category was won by Calvin Franklin for Triathlon - Mackay and runner up was Nash Lowis for Athletics - Townsville.
Service to NQ Sport was won by Peter Shefford for his contribution to Touch Football / Rugby League - Townsville and runner up was Joe Pennisi for Rugby League - Hinchinbrook.
Sporting excellence award was won by Portia Eden for BMX - Cairns.
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